Reflection: Accountability Creating Our Own Joyful Noise: Presenting a Poem from the Book - Section 2: On With the Show!

 

Whenever I have students presenting, I find it necessary to give a task to the "audience" to keep them engaged.  Perhaps it's developmental- the world still revolves around them you know- or perhaps my students just haven't learned how to be a good audience, but if I don't give them a task, they don't pay attention.

It's similar to before reading, during reading and after reading activities only it's focused on a presentation or a performance or a video or what have you.  I find it cuts down on misbehaviors and increases engagement- both of which contributes to deeper learning for the students.

 

  Reflection: Accountability
  Accountability: Reflection: Accountability
Loading resource...
 

Creating Our Own Joyful Noise: Presenting a Poem from the Book

Unit 19: Pondering Poetry
Lesson 5 of 6

Objective: SWBAT read fluently a poem from the book "Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices" using correct poetry reading techniques and voice emphasis that flows with the intent of the poem.

Big Idea: Reading a poem correctly enhances one's understanding of it.

  Print Lesson
Add this lesson to your favorites
Subject(s):
English / Language Arts, poetic technique, poetic style, Poetry, Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices, Paul Fleischmann
  50 minutes
poempic5
 
1
2
3
Similar Lessons
 
Olympic Poems
4th Grade ELA » Olympics
Big Idea: Students will use their creativity to create poems about the Olympics.
  Favorites(0)
  Resources(13)
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
Monica Brown
 
What is Poetry?
4th Grade ELA » Passion For Poetry
Big Idea: We will introduce the students to many different forms and types of poetry and get them excited about writing their own poems!
  Favorites(18)
  Resources(12)
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
Rebecca  Strebel
 
Understanding the Parts of a Reading Assessment
4th Grade ELA » Genre of Assessment
Big Idea: Assessments are different than other student activities. Students do best when they are aware of the elements of a reading assessment.
  Favorites(2)
  Resources(10)
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
Marquita Prinzing
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close