RL.2.4

Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song.

 
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Poetry-What Is It?

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We'll look at lots of poetry to see how fluency, rhythm, rhyming, and repeated words can encourage the kids to see the meaning in this special genre!

 
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Connecting To The Theme with Elmer!

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Connecting with Key Details and Theme
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Connecting with Key Details and Theme
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What's the theme of the story and why is it important to me?

 
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Poetry: Introduction

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Why are rhyme and rhythm important in poetry ?

Standards:
 
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Mentor Text: Sequence of Events

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How can you describe a story in time order?

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Poetry: Rhythm and Rhyme

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do rhythm and rhyme affect the structure of poetry ?

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Mentor Text: Visual Imagery

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do mentor text help develop our craft as writers?

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Mentor Text: Dialogue

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How can students use mentor text to develop writing skills?

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Reading Acrostics - Poetry of Letters

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Read the poem and show your feelings!

 
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Smart by Shel Silverstein: A Study in Point of View!

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: "RICH" Literature and Information About Money!
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: "RICH" Literature and Information About Money!
Miki Frace
Ocean Park, WA
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Shel Silverstein captured the “less is more” oxymoron in his poem “Smart.” Students capture the difference in point of view.

 
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Mentor Text: Sentence Fluency

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Mentor Texts
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How can mentor text help develop sentence fluency in writing ?

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Poetry: Assonance

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do sound devices affect the rhythm of poetry ? Students identify and apply techniques of vowel sound repetition to create internal rhymes within phrases or sentences.

 
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Wording Creates Images - Plant Some Ideas!

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Vocabulary within Informational Text
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Vocabulary within Informational Text
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Seeds can 'fly' and petals can 'sail'? The words really add meaning!

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Poetry: Acrostic Poem

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How does the structure of acrostic poems affect its rhythm and meaning? Students experiment with Tier 2 words as they create complex acrostic poetry.

 
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Dogs and Haikus-What's the Plot?

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry-Rhythm, Rhyme, Repeated Words-Let's Look at Different Kinds of Poetry
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The poetic text and pictures show us the plot!

 
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Connect To the World and Don't use 'Slug'gish Words

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Connecting with Key Details and Theme
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Connecting with Key Details and Theme
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Use voice to show a character's point of view!

 
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