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Fingerprint Poetry Templates for your classroom. Great Open House/Back to School activity! by darla

This crazy hair painting was so fun to make. It paired perfectly with our adjective poetry too.

Teaching Adjectives Through Art and Poetry

This crazy hair painting was so fun to make. It paired perfectly with our adjective poetry too.

Poetry introduction from Imagination Soup. Everything you need to know to introduce your kids to the fun of poetry. And it doesn't have to rhyme, she assures us!

Poetry Activities and NEW Books

Poetry Activities & Poetry Books for Kids

Students create a poem during a poetry unit and then illustrate the poem. Put the pieces together to make a quilt as a class. Could use for open house.

great integrated activity of art and writing. Have students create a poem during a poetry unit and then have them illustrate the poem. Could use for open house.

My example for teaching concrete poetry using alliteration to fourth grade.

My example for teaching concrete poems using alliteration for fourth grade.

Enjoy poetry for kids with fun activities! We have poetry activities for toddlers, preschool kids, to school age kids.

Enjoy Poetry for Kids with Fun Activities

Enjoy poetry for kids with fun activities! We have poetry activities for toddlers, preschool kids, to school age kids. Great for beginning literacy stations to include poetry

Haiku for kids!  Great books to have in your poetry library.

Haiku for kids! Great books to have in your poetry library.

Do you have your poetry writing activities and lessons planned for this April and poetry month? Teach children how to write bio poems about themselves and create a unique, eye-catching writing display. CLICK to grab your FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own bio poems today!

Bio Poetry Writing for Kids

Teach children to bio poetry writing and create a unique, eye-catching writing display and grab FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own bio poems!

who am I_about me poem for primary grades. A free template and a how to use poetry to enourage students to get to know their classmates from The Teaching 2 Step

who am I_about me poem for primary grades. A free template and a how to use poetry to enourage students to get to know their classmates from The Teaching 2 Step

Celebrating National Poetry Month with Hands-on Poetry Projects

Celebrating National Poetry Month with Hands-on Poetry Projects

Celebrating National Poetry Month with Hands-on Poetry Projects from the Homeschool Classroom

Freebie: This poetry page can be used to help your students with analyzing poems that you choose.  It is intended for upper elementary students working in pairs, in guided reading groups, or independently.

Freebie: This poetry page can be used to help your students with analyzing poems that you choose. It is intended for upper elementary students working in pairs, in guided reading groups, or independently.

thumbprint self portrait art project - cool art projects for kids

Cool Art Project for Kids: Thumbprint Self Portrait

Cool Art Project for Kids: Thumbprint Self Portrait - Tiny Rotten Peanuts

Easy Poetry Activity for Kids: Spine Poems!  Categorize books, stack them, and you have an instant poem.  An easy way to introduce poetry to students' who are hesitant to write.

Easy Poetry Activity for Kids: Spine Poems

Easy Poetry Activity for Kids: Spine Poems! Categorize books, stack them, and you have an instant poem. An easy way to introduce poetry to students' who are hesitant to write. Kids can use iPads to take pictures of their spine poems.

The blog post is in Spanish, but many of the example photos are in English.

Pinning for the idea. Take a random story and have the student draw boxes around certain words to form a poem. Transfer to another paper or have the kids paint around the words.

A great video introducing poetry. It gave great information and the kids loved it!

One teacher wrote, "A great video introducing poetry. It gave great information and the kids loved it!

6 Ways to Use Poetry with Kids | This Reading Mama

6 Ways to Use Poetry with Kids

6 Ways to Use Poetry with Kids (reading comprehension, rhyming, etc. This Reading Mama.

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