Poetry writing Create a similar chart with students after asking each to log onto a poetry website and choose one poem to write about and share with the class. Determine what a poem must include, and what's optional, based on each of their poems.
Collaborative Poetry: Bring Students' Voices Together Through Group Writing
Incorporate opportunities for collaborative writing in your classroom by using collaborative poetry. Students will first write individually from a character& perspective and then work together as a group to create a communal piece of writing.
Looking for new poetry for your middle school and high school students? These 30 poems, recommended and tested by secondary ELA teachers in their own classrooms, are sure to engage and inspire your students during National Poetry Month or any time of year