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Amazing Faces,Tap Dancing,Where I Live

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Three Poetry Books! Amazing Faces, Tap Dancing on the Roof, and Where I Live (a narrative poem). The 38-page Kids' Wings units for three award-winning poetry books including poems about your face, Sijo poetry, and narrative poetry will enrich and extend your reading of this poetry, grouped literature! They are perfect for partner, group, or whole class study.

Included are activities for Amazing Faces by Lee Bennett Hopkins

  • Discussion Cards
  • Analysis Chart of Poetic Devices
  • A Poet's Eyes
  • Crossword Puzzle
  • Feeling the Poems
  • Literary Devices
  • Playing with Figures of Speech
  • Poet's Corner
  • Answer Pages 

Activities in Tap Dancing on the Roof unit include:

  • Discussion Cards 
  • Hearing Voices: Classifying Figurative Language in Sijo
  • Checking Comprehension: 2 pages
  • Crossword Puzzle: Understanding Sijo
  • Writing a Six-Line Sijo Poem: Parts 1-5
  • Answer Keys

Activities for Where I Live include: 

  • Discussion Cards
  • Readers Theater
  • Memory Box
  • Anticipation Guide
  • Map Activities
  • Poetry Discussion: The Language of Emotion
  • Crossword Puzzle
  • Comprehension Check-up
  • More Purple Flopples
  • Comparing and Contrasting Books
  • How Old, A Logic Puzzle
  • Discussion and Writing Prompts


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