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    • Thumb image for Diamante PoemsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Diamante Poems

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis
      In this interactive from ReadWriteThink student can learn about and write diamante poems.
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      100 Best Books for Kids

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      This Web page from TeachersFirst contains a list of one hundred books selected by the National Education Association as great re...
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      Color Poems--Using the Five Senses to Guide Prewriting

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students are asked to think about colors, while imagining what they taste, feel, smell, sou...
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      "Leap, plashless": Emily Dickinson and Poetic Imagination

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Science and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students read and explore one of Emily Dickinson's nature poems, "A Bird came down the Walk--" ...
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      Elements of Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Grammar, Reading Comprehension
      The Bedford/St. Martin s Web site presents this list of elements of poetry with links to definitions, interactives, and examples...
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      A Genre Study of Letters with "The Jolly Postman"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, "The Jolly Postman" is used as an authentic example to discuss letter writing as a genre. Student...
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      Delicious, Tasty, Yummy: Enriching Writing With Adjectives and Synonyms

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore adjectives by learning words in related groups or webs as opposed to lists. They...
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      Playing with Prepositions Through Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Grammar, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students have the opportunity to play with language, particularly prepositions, through the ...
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      Composing Cinquain Poems with Basic Parts of Speech

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students learn about cinquain and write simple cinquain of their own. Cinquain (pronounced "...
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      Links to Other Forms of Poetry and Elements of Poetry

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This printable teacher resource accompanies the ReadWriteThink lesson titled "Color Poems-Using the Five Senses to Guide Prewrit...
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      Alaska Native Stories: Using Narrative to Introduce Expository Text

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses traditional stories (i.e., narrative text) of native peoples of the northwest to introduc...
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      Blending Fiction and Nonfiction to Improve Comprehension and Writing Skills

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, supports the use of a text set (paired fiction and nonfiction texts on a similar topic) to inc...
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      A Race with Grace: Sports Poetry in Motion

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the grace and beauty of motion in a variety of sports. Examining examples from t...
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      The Connection Between Poetry and Music

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Music, Reading Comprehension, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students listen to poems read aloud and discuss the rhythm and sound of poetry. Students th...
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      Acrostic Poems

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this student interactive, used in several ReadWriteThink lessons, students learn about acrostic poems and are guided through ...
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      Choosing One Word: Summarizing Shel Silverstein’s “Sick”

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis
      After reading Shel Silverstein's "Sick" aloud, students summarize the poem and count the words in their summary. They then summa...
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      Shape Poems: Writing Extraordinary Poems About Ordinary Objects

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students write shape poems about a familiar object. They engage in an online interactive ac...
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      Poetry: A Feast to Form Fluent Readers

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students examine elements of fluent reading through oral poetry performance. They use the In...
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      Patricia Polacco

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Patricia Polacco, author of stories that reflect her childhood, her struggles and triump...
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      David Macaulay

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on children's author David Macaulay, who is known for writing multigenre texts, including "...
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