Poetry Unit

Poetry Unit Checklist: Poetry+Unit+Checklist[1].doc

Introduction to Poetry: - The Humpty Dumpty Truth Link - http://www.strettonhandley.derbyshire.sch.uk/poems/humptydumpty.html

Introduction to Poetry - Winter Poetry Link - http://www.strettonhandley.derbyshire.sch.uk/poems/winterpoems06/winterpoems.html

Introduction to Poetry - A funny poem about trousers
http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/curriculum/literacy/lit_site/html/fiction/poetry/mytrousers/index.html



Overview of many forms of poetry: http://www.kathimitchell.com/poemtypes.html

Overview of many forms of poetry: http://library.thinkquest.org/J0112392/

Links of styles of poems:

Acrostic Poems Link: http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/acrostic/

Alphabet Alliteration Poem Link: http://www.somers.k12.ct.us/~dsenecal/documents/abcallit.pdf

Cinquain Poem Link: Powerpoint Link - Poetry -Cinquain Poem powerpoint.ppt

Color Poem/ Shape poem link: http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/shape/

End of Unit links:

Fun Link to poetry: http://www.gigglepoetry.com/

Quiz on different types of poetry: http://school.discoveryeducation.com/quizzes26/gumbie7/PoetryPieces.html