Writing Poetry: Understanding Poetry
Writing and understanding poetry can be challenging for students, particularly when their knowledge of figurative language or parts of speech is yet to be consolidated. With this structured lesson guide, you and your students can enjoy an inquiry into this exciting genre and experience success with writing and discovering poems. PDF landscape format makes this suitable for projecting and using as a teaching aid and reference guide. Included are:
Student worksheets (suggest print A4)
Display posters for student ideas (suggest print A3)
Indepth exploration of multiple poetic devices and language features.
In total - 93 pages of learning and teaching support for you and your students.
Suitable for ages 9-14
Extra: The various stages of the lessons are aligned to the IB learner profile attributes where relevant, e.g. knowledgeable, inquirer, etc.
Please review the sample pages.
Great resource for poetry! (March 19, 2019, Brittany B)
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