Let's Explore this Place with Poetry!

Author: 
Gillian Jerome
Genre: 
Poetry
Unit: 
None
Grade Level: 
Preschool
Time Frame: 
20-25 minutes
Objectives: 
to teach children about their local habitat and encourage them to use their sensory experience of place as material for writing poems
Required Materials: 
boom box, music, copies of the poems you use (to paste into their books), glue sticks, books that identify fauna and flora in your area; Optional: paint, markers, crayons
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