Looking for new poetry for your middle school and high school students? These 30 poems, recommended and tested by secondary ELA teachers in their own classrooms, are sure to engage and inspire your students during National Poetry Month or any time of year
Spine poetry I found to be interesting, I would use this when discussing that not all poems need to rhyme! This is just a fun way they could use their favorite books to create what is called "Spine Poetry.
Teaching poetry reading and analysis doesn't have to be intimidating or overwhelming. This poetry unit makes interpreting and analyzing poetry very accessible! In this CCSS-aligned poetry unit students will closely read five poems from diverse authors.
Literary devices interactive dictionary, grades Students become familiar with literacy devices by making their own dictionary. A great way to help students explore figurative language with fun, engaging activities!