Poetry Activities

Hands-On Poetry Activities for ALL Ages! www.traceeorman.c...

Delightful poetry activities from Pinterest appeal to all ages! Ideas include art projects, poetry notebooks, and poetry resources,

Poetry Menu for Elementary Students -- Free download on my TPT account!

"I love this activity! My former students have created some beautiful poetry with this style."

A quick and useful poetry structure guide! Your students will know structures and hints for 6 major types of poetry within seconds!

FREE Poems for Kids {Seasonal Poetry Packs} that encourage reading with fluency, rhyming, comprehension strategies, and writing | This Reading Mama

Poetry {Poem of the Week} Freebie - Poem and activities for shared reading and word work.

Sample It Sunday! "at" word family activities - Fluency/Poetry Binder by Miss DeCarbo

Poetry terms with examples and definitions - included in Laura Candler's Exploring Poetry along with lessons, activities, and printables for teaching kids to read and understand poetry.

Fingerprint Poetry Templates for your classroom. Great Open House/Back to School activity!

Teach Shel Silverstein - lessons and activities for classrooms - teaching poetry

Mrs. Orman's Classroom: Hands-On Poetry Activities

Pinner says, "We have spent a good majority of the year sharing wishes and dreams. For our storyline expo, we are creating silhouettes of students sharing what they love about our school." Great idea

Blackout Poetry - great FREE activity to introduce poetry!

Eight amazing hands on activities to celebrate National Poetry Month (or to use any time!) via hsclassroom.net

Jabberwocky and Road not Taken ideas. Includes Venn Diagram idea too

Great poetry activity for kids or cub scouts. Keep covering up words on newspaper or magazine page till the only words left are the ones they want to keep.

I Can't ...YET!:) poetry! Activities to learn about the virtue of perseverance.

Poetry Brainstorming template - students write topic in the middle and brainstorm ideas in the blocks around the edges

Puzzling Poetry is a fun review game in which kids match poetic devices with their definitions and examples. You'll find this activity in Laura Candler's Exploring Poetry: Tools for Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry. $

Use Magazine or Newspaper Scraps for Creating "Chance" Poems - More on blog: Hands-on Poetry Activities