Poetry Skills - Although this might be a little "young" for our age group, I think it gives an excellent description of different types of poems (which is something I've had to re-learn recently) and could still be used in 7th grade.
Here's a quick review or reference sheet for students to use during a poetry unit. I love teaching poetry and love to give the kids a chance to make up their own examples of figurative language and poetry terms. Often, I give out 4-5 whiteboard pens to the students and ask them to write an examp
Earth Day Poems and Songs - Learn how important the ocean is to our earth at http://monmouth.edu/uci/blog/default.aspx #theUCI #earthday #JerseyShore #environmentalist #ocean #beach #shore #littleenvironmentalist