Looking for new poetry for your middle school and high school students? These 30 poems, recommended and tested by secondary ELA teachers in their own classrooms, are sure to engage and inspire your students during National Poetry Month or any time of year.
Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.S. Seminal Documents, 50 poems (19 written by African American and Latino Poets), 45 short stories (13 written by African American and Latino authors): Practice high school or middle school common-core standards for reading informational texts, reading literature and…
Poetry for Writing Workshop in Grades 6-12: 10+ Devices & Poems to Model Them ALL!
This blog article by Bespoke ELA contains a list of poems to teach the following devices: alliteration, allusion, anaphora, antithesis, assonance, consonance, epistrophe, imagery, metaphor, parallel structure, personification, rhetorical question, and simile. Excellent for middle school and high school English Language Arts. Be Bespoke ELA.
24 Must-Share Poems for Middle School and High School