Item Number: JNR-POET
Technology Integration: Language Arts
Technology Skill: Desktop Publishing, Word Processing
Program: Word, Microsoft Office
Includes: Poetry Lesson Plans, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoPoet Parent Letter, TechnoPoet Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, TechnoPoet Marking Sheet, Pocketful of Poems Sample, Pocketful of Poems Template, Poetry Template, Soccer Practice Template, Morning Template (templates include a custom toolbar)
Session 1: Pocketful of Poems
Edit the Pocketful of Poems title page by changing the look of text.
Session 2: Poems that Rhyme
Write a rhyming verse entitled 'What Bugs Me'.
Session 3: Picture Poems
Create a picture poem. Describe an object and pair it with a picture.
Session 4: Descriptive Poetry
Use the thesaurus to write descriptive verse. Find those perfect words!
Session 5: Tongue Twisters
Write and illustrate a tongue twister about you.
Session 6: Poetry Reading
Proofread your poetry collection for publishing. Share in a poetry reading.
Optional Poetry Lesson Plans
Designing Words: Make words match their meanings.
Concrete Poetry: Write a poem that looks like its topic.
True or False: Test your new skills.
Soccer Practice: Write a picture poem.
Cinquains: Try a simple pattern poem.
Haiku: Count syllables to write a nature poem.
Giggle Poetry: Go online to find funny poems.