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