1) SSR and turn in your projects
2) Introduce poetry
3) Rhyming game
4) Picture poems--group poem. Everyone writes 2 lines based off of a picture. Popcorn style, each student reads off one line of poetry to build a poem.
5) Group reorganize the poem. As a group, reorganize the lines of the poem; you may omit up to five lines. Share out
6) Found first line poems. In your independent reading book, choose a random sentence. Then, use that as the first line of a new poem.