Poetry Lesson Plans

Making Your Magical Creature Talk
By: Erin Armstrong
Literary Model: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Doug Adams
Lesson Plan: PDF icon making_magical_creatures_talk_november_2010.pdf
Making a Magical Creature
By: Erin Armstrong
Literary Model: Into the Land of the Unicorns by Bruce Coville
Lesson Plan: PDF icon magical_creatures.pdf
The Sound of Daydream
By: Elizabeth Falcón
Literary Model: Yeats, "The Lake Isle of Innisfree"
Lesson Plan: PDF icon the-sound-of-daydream.pdf
Unleashed: Poems by Pets
By: Glen Grunberger
Literary Model: "Stalker," by Jeanne Schinto; "Buddy" by Andrew Hudgins
Lesson Plan: PDF icon unleashed-poems_by_pets.pdf
Making Objects Human
By: Erin Armstrong
Literary Model: "Bailar" by Carmen Tafolla
Lesson Plan: PDF icon making_objects_human_1.pdf
Whale Song Acrostic
By: Elizabeth Falcón
Literary Model:
Lesson Plan: PDF icon whale_song_acrostic.pdf
Praise for a Color
By: Christina Vega-Westhoff
Literary Model: Adélia Prado, “Louvação para uma Cor” and Ellen Watson, "Praise for a Color"
Lesson Plan: PDF icon praise_for_a_color.pdf
The Red Wheelbarrow
By: Neil Diamente
Literary Model: "The Red Wheelbarrow" by William Carlos Williams
Lesson Plan: PDF icon the_red_wheelbarrow.pdf