Teaching poetry in the upper grades can seem like a difficult task, but this poetry unit will walk your students through 11 forms of poetry and and 8 elements of poetry. The end product is a complete book of original poems! There posters and anchor charts
New to Teaching 5th Grade (A Collection of Posts and Resources)
These 8 Figurative Language Posters are a great way for you to introduce different types of figurative language and can also be displayed in the classroom and used as a reference for your students. There is a poster for each type of figurative language in
Using a poetry workshop approach - lots of information in this post - from Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach: Poetry Workshop
FREE 5th Grade reading homework or morning work that provides a daily review of ALL 5th grade reading standards. Rigorous reading passages and text dependent questions! This 5th Grade reading comprehension resource is fully EDITABLE and comes with answer keys and a pacing guide. Perfect for Close Reading! Comes with 5th Grade paired passages.
Reading Comprehension Bundle to use for Close reading. This packet contains 5 Fiction, 5 Nonfiction, 5 Drama & 5 Poetry passages. Multiple choice and short answers available. Great for & grade test prep!