Our Poetry: Introductory lesson plan introduces students to the world of poetry. This lesson expands students’ exposure to a variety of poetry forms with engaging activities while also providing experiential learning as student practice identifying and matching the various forms. During this lesson, students are asked to use their creativity and public speaking skills as they write and share their own poems. Students are also asked to match poems with their poetry type to demonstrate their understanding of the lesson.
At the end of the lesson, students will be able to read various forms of poetry and identify rhyme and structural elements of poems, identify various forms of poetry, and create various types of poetry.
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.4.10, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.6.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.5.5