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These poetry lessons and activities are perfect for first and second grade students to begin writing poetry on their own. Students practice writing free verse as well as form poetry with a little guidance!

Writing Poetry in the Primary Grades

These poetry lessons and activities are perfect for first and second grade students to begin writing poetry on their own. Students practice writing free verse as well as form poetry with a little guidance!

Writing Poetry in the Primary Grades

Monthly Poetry  August-  Couplets and Quatrains September- Acrostic October- Haiku November- Cinquain December- Free Verse January- Diamante February- BioPoem March- Limerick April- Concrete May-  Ballad and/or Parody

5 Ideas to Teach Poetry

Monthly Poetry August- Couplets and Quatrains September- Acrostic October- Haiku November- Cinquain December- Free Verse January- Diamante February- BioPoem March- Limerick April- Concrete May- Ballad and/or Parody

Do you need fun and engaging activities to get children writing their own poetry? April is poetry month and this color shape poetry writing lesson is the perfect lesson for teachers. It also includes FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own poems.

Color Shape Poetry Writing for Kids

Do you need fun and engaging activities to get children writing their own poetry? April is poetry month and this color shape poetry writing lesson is the perfect lesson for teachers. It also includes FREE templates for kids to plan and write their own poe

T.G.I.F! - Thank God It's First Grade!: Poetry Month!

Let your students creativity fly as they learn to write all sorts of fun poems during poetry month!

FREE poetry resources for March. Great discussion questions to get students thinking and talking about poetry.  Perfect review for testing.

FREE Poetry Resources - April A Poem Each Week. Discussion questions and activities for 4 poems to celebrate April! Get ready for Poetry Month with these poetry lessons.

Fabulous in Fifth!: Paint Chip Poetry

Poetry Unit: Paint chip poetry for color poems in poetry unit- could use this idea for MN Star of the North nominee book My Cold Plum Lemon Pie Bluesy Mood as a response

First Grade Wow: A Whole Lotta Sharin' Goin' On! Poetry

This graphic organizer is a great way to help students remember the elements of poetry and can be used in all grade levels.

Free Poetry activity! April 27th is Poem in Your Pocket Day. This poetry lesson makes a great bulletin board display for the classroom!

April is Poem in Your Pocket Day. This poetry lesson makes a great bulletin board display for the classroom, and is great to make poetry fun for all students in a creative way.

Incorporate opportunities for collaborative writing in your classroom by using collaborative poetry. Students will first write individually from a character's perspective and then work together as a group to create a communal piece of writing.

Collaborative Poetry: Bring Students' Voices Together Through Group Writing

KQ 7 Incorporate opportunities for collaborative writing in your classroom by using collaborative poetry. Students will first write individually from a character's perspective and then work together as a group to create a communal piece of writing.

Proud to be Primary: Poetry in the Classroom with a poem of the week, plus activities! www.proudtobeprimary.com

Poem of the Week Activities

Proud to be Primary: Build reading fluency with Poem of the Week - 20 poems for September to January, plus 6 differentiated activities for each poem. Great for poetry notebooks and to send home for practice.

Doggie Haiku poetry writing activity

Doggie Haiku Poems

For an easy and fun haiku activity, read Dogku by Andrew Clements. Then have students write their own doggie haiku poems and illustrate.

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