A Classroom Poetry Peek into how one first grade teacher and her class celebrate poetry with a Poet-Tree along with a poem about a "Worm's Wish."  From The Poem Farm, a site full of poems and poem mini lessons and poetry ideas - www.poemfarm.amyl...

A Classroom Poetry Peek into how one first grade teacher and her class celebrate poetry with a Poet-Tree along with a poem about a "Worm's Wish." April is Poetry Month - From The Poem Farm, a site full of poems and poem mini lessons and poetry

Interactive POETRY Notebooks ~ Poetry Elements for Common Core, Grades 4-8+ Do you dread teaching poetry? Do your students dread it even more? Spice things up this year with lessons that are fun to teach and fun to learn. Click for samples and comprehensive lesson overview in the preview file.

Poetry Interactive Notebook: Poetry Activities for Common Core Grades 4-8+

Interactive POETRY Notebooks ~ Poetry Elements for Common Core, Grades Do you dread teaching poetry? Do your students dread it even mor.

Blackout poetry. Could be used in a poetry lesson. (Image only)

Creating Blackout Poetry for your Art Journal. What a great idea for reading, writing poetry, and artistic expression.

Free Poetry Brainstorming template - students write topic in the middle and brainstorm ideas in the blocks around the edges

Poetry Brainstorming template - students write topic in the middle and brainstorm ideas in the blocks around the edges. Website also has several other great poetry graphic org.

Super cute and wonderfully animated website for Jack Prelutsky - a great children's poetry author!

Here's a fun website to enjoy during National Poetry Month--and all year long! Super-cute and wonderfully animated website for Jack Prelutsky - a great children's poetry author!

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. Put the pieces together to make a quilt as a class. Could use for open house.

cute idea for autobiography poem

MAGNIFICENT ME: LOVED THESE! Each child painted a self portrait and wrote a bio poem about themself. I printed their poems on an overhead transparency and attached it to the magnifying class cutout. So stinking cute!

Poetry Lessons to Meet Common Core State Standards - Awesome book by Georgia Heard that's packed with great poetry lessons that are aligned with CCSS.$

Poetry Lessons to Meet the Common Core State Standards: Exemplar Poems With Engaging Lessons and Response Activities That Help Students Read, Understand, and Appreciate Poetry/Georgia Heard

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