Poetry Unit

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    I teach second grade and want to create a new poetry unit. Do you have any ideas that you use for a poetry unit? Thanks!!
     
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    get your hands on Poetry that Matters: A Writing Book for Kids by Ralph Fletcher. Although it will be a bit overwhelming for 2nd graders, I have used it for my third and fourth graders with great success. Even if you do not use it directly with the kids, you will learn much yourself...
     
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    Thanks for the websites and idea about the poetry that matters book.
     

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