Unit: Love that Dog by Sharon Creech

6516 Views
41 Favorites

Unit Description

Using Guided reading and transitioning into independent practice, student will use this book to help them better understand how to use various reading skills in ELA. This is a poetic novel to help students explore poetry through the lens of a student who begins his poetry writing by hating it.

Lessons

Introduction to Poetry Resources: 3

Students will be able to explain what a poem is and how it is different from other genres of literature.

26,003
Rhythm and Rhyme Resources: 3

Students will be able to explain and use rhythm and rhyme in their writing.

14,410
Concrete Poems Resources: 4

Students will be able to explain what a concrete poem is and write their own.

13,376
Painting a Picture With Words Resources: 4

Students will be able to explain how it is important to be descriptive in their writing. Students will be able to identify descriptive language in poems.

2,772
Onomatopoeia Resources: 3

Students will be able to identify and use onomatopoeia in poems.

4,383
What is Narrative Poetry? Resources: 3

Students will be able to identify a poem as narrative. Students will synthesize a narrative poem that tells a story.

12,095
Simile Resources: 2

Students will be able to identify and use simile in poems the read and write.

2,953
Narrative Poetry - Character Resources: 4

Students will be able to identify a poem as a narrative and identify the characters within.

2,488
Alliteration and Assonants Resources: 4

Students will be able to identify alliteration in poetry. Students will be able to write poetry using alliteration.

1,874
Narrative Poetry - Main Idea Resources: 1

Students will be able to identify a narrative poem and synthesize the main idea and provide evidence of the main idea.

7,351
Narrative Poetry - Inferencing in Poems Resources: 3

Students will be able to identify a narrative poem and make inferences about the story within.

10,794
Free Verse Resources: 4

Students will be able to identify poetry as Free Verse. Students will be able to write a free verse poem.

19,435
Narrative Poetry - Sequencing Details Resources: 5

Students will be able to identify a poem as a narrative and sequence details within the poem.

4,731
Metaphor Resources: 4

Students will be able to identify and use metaphor in poems and their own text.

2,964
Making Connections with Poetry Resources: 2

Students will be able to make connections to narrative and other forms of poetry.

2,416

Unit Resources

No resources at this time.

Close

 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close