Poetry Resources for Your Classroom
Enrich your classroom experience with these FREE poetry Educational Resources–all aligned to NY State Academic Standards.
In this lesson plan, students will identify and describe similes and metaphors in poetry.
Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.10, and more!
In this lesson plan, students will experience the work of a variety of experienced writers who use personification in their writing. Students will practice reading and then practice using personification to use in their own writing. Students will arrange nouns and verbs to form sentences that contain personification so they can manipulate the language and enrich their own writing.
Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.7.3, RL.7.4, RI.7.4, and more!
In this activity, students will be able to offer an interpretation of Poe’s poem, “The Bells” that goes beyond the literal, and to identify examples of various literary techniques.
Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.9-10.11, W.9-10.11.d, W.11-12.11.d, and more!
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