Poetry Teaching Unit | Elements of Poetry | 19 Poem Types | Digital PDF | Writing Reading

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This poetry unit makes poetry FUN, ENGAGING, AND RELEVANT in 2024! It provides a COMPLETE SOLUTION for teaching your students the skills to write 19 TYPES OF POEMS confidently. ❤️ NO PREP REQUIRED all lessons, resources and tools provided. ❤️ Download and start teaching.

Discover the ❤️ELEMENTS OF POETRY that make poetry FUN and engaging with our teacher instructions, slide decks, digital templates and PDF printable resources for students. Everything is EDITABLE and ready to roll for over a MONTH of amazing LESSONS and ACTIVITIES.

Complete lessons for these styles of poetry:

✍ Acrostic Poems ✍ Ballads ✍ Clerihew Poetry ✍ Diamante poems ✍ Epitaph ✍ Free Verse ✍ Haiku ✍ Irish Limericks ✍ Monody ✍ Monorhyme ✍ The Ode ✍ Palindromes ✍ Pantoum ✍ Quatrains ✍ Shape Poetry ✍ Concrete Poetry ✍ Sonnets and Villanelle.

For each style of poetry, you will find:

❤️ Visually bright, informative teaching guides designed to appeal to kids

❤️ Excellent advice and examples for a teacher to model with their class.

❤️ Annotated poetry samples narrated by a professional voice actor

❤️ A Complete Guide to the Elements of Poetry

❤️ Paper and Digital Poetry Templates

❤️ Quality external learning links and resources

❤️ Individual templates to download and print in both grayscale and colour

❤️ Poetry Assessment tools and Rubric for students and teachers.

❤️ Curriculum links, including Common Core

❤️ Poetry Posters and Task Cards

❤️ Poetry Wordsearch and Quiz

❤️ Useful Curriculum links


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⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Jessica Nieves says… “FUN! They loved it! This was organized, helpful, and engaging for my special ed students. They had a great time completing the tasks independently and together. THANK YOU!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Jill S. says… “This resource was excellent for teaching my students about poetry through distance learning. It was easy to pace the students and they liked how everything was laid out. The templates were great to help them complete their poems.”

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Grade Levels:

Grade 1 & 2  /  3rd Grade4th Grade  /  5th Grade  /  6th  Grade / 7th Grade / 8th Grade / 9th Grade10th GradeSenior Highschool / Suitable for Homeschooling / Not Grade Specific

Subject Areas:

Critical & Creative Thinking  /  English (ELA)  /  MathematicsReading  /  STEM & Digital TechnologiesWriting

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Yes, elements of this resource are editable, and you can customize it to meet your students’ needs.

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