In the Venn diagram of my life, my “Mom” and “English teacher” lives overlapped beautifully this week when my daughter’s middle school hosted a Poetry Night. Parents were invited to join their twee…
Looking for fun activities to explore the art of poetry and use it to support language learning? Try these simple and fun activities. See more in my previous posts on poetry: ICE ICE, BABY: WRITING...
I love these FREE poetry templates! So easy to teach haiku, cinquain, and diamante. These were perfect for my writing center, and easy to make a quick bulletin board. The perfect addition to any poetry or writer's workshop. More
Have kids draw them from a hat. They could practice descriptive writing using the color they draw. #Education #Teaching #Classroom
Creative and easy Spring poetry activity for Primary Grades. https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Spring-Poetry-1799778
I thought this idea was rather creative. I would like to use it when covering poetry with my students.
Rainbow acrostic poems of children's names. We might make a rainbow shape though.
After reading The Crossover or another poetry novel, students can write their own poems and place them on the Poetree. Alexandra Shea
Reinforce Alliteration, discuss poetry and create a beautiful work of art! Great cross-curricular lesson plan from Creative Curriculum.
Creative and easy Spring poetry activity for Primary Grades…