Reflection: Checks for Understanding Acrostic Poems - Section 4: Individual Project


The students actually surprised me!  I thought that they would have a hard time coming up with original acrostic poems and staying away from the "Name" topic.  They actually did a great job with their poems and had all kids of exciting topics like candy, sports, and fingernail polish!

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  Checks for Understanding: Reflection - Surprise!
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Acrostic Poems

Unit 5: Passion For Poetry
Lesson 8 of 19

Objective: SWBAT read, understand and create Acrostic poems.

Big Idea: We are writing poetry to take all the way to the publishing stage of writing. Today we are writing acrostic poems.

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