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The Best Way to Teach Poetry (Upper Elementary Snapshots)
Upper Elementary Snapshots: The Best Way to Teach Poetry
Monthly Poetry August- Couplets and Quatrains September- Acrostic October- Haiku November- Cinquain December- Free Verse January- Diamante February- BioPoem March- Limerick April- Concrete May- Ballad and/or Parody
A teacher shares how she uses poetry to practice inferences skills. Includes two poems and a FREE graphic organizer!
good description of a haiku. Free Idea: The Best Way to Teach Poetry: Learn how to give a Poetry Slam at the end of your unit or end of year! Designed by Rockin Resources
Poetry Speed-Dating - Nouvelle ELA Teaching Resources
Ideas By Jivey: For the Classroom: Close Reading Poetry: Step-by-Step Mini-Lesson
Audio recordings are powerful, as it allows students to hear themselves as another person would. I use the iTalk Recorder app which is offer.