Poems for our poetry folders! There are notebook files with them too - ready to show on the smartboard. Awesome!

A quick and useful poetry structure guide! Your students will know structures and hints for 6 major types of poetry within seconds!

Poetry Anchor Chart

free month by month poems

reading center

a poem a week in a notebook - great idea

Book Tasting 1st & 2nd grades love this! For Children's Book Week in May!!

25 Types of Poetry...free download

Great visual of what students can do at a Writing center

Classroom Layout, Classroom Managers, Classroom Jobs, Classroom Culture, Classroom Control, Classroom Management, Classroom Ideas

Autumn+Cinquain+Poems+completed Free Fall Unit Study Ideas– For Older Kids Too

SMART Board Boggle

A Teachers Treasure: Interactive Student Notebook - Reading - Great Site!!

Tunnel Books: haiku poetry, art, all in one. Lots of ideas for this.

Lunch box word family centers

Use a poem of the week for shared reading and then add it to poetry folders so students can access them during read to self or read to someone. Great follow up activities for word work, writing, and reading comprehension.

Easter Bunny Application

for the whole year!

POETRY THEATER: Includes links to poems along with presentation, delivery, and prop suggestions - Poetry Teachers - Poetry TheaterPoetry Teachers - Poetry Theater

great post on poetry journals