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Dancing Minds and Shouting Smiles: Teaching Personification Through Poetry
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Four 30- to 45-minute sessions|
San Diego, California
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July 31, 2012
December 08, 2011
I LOVE this lesson. This is one definitely going in the files for future use
April 22, 2010
I absolutely loved this lesson. I teach on the middle school level so I decided to use Langston Hughes' poetry and it was a very big success!!!
Kaylee Olney, RWT Staff
February 17, 2010
Thanks for alerting us to the typo, Shavahn! We have corrected the checklist.
Shavahn M Hoyle
February 02, 2010
Peer Editing Checklist has the wrong form of there used. It is written as "their" when it should be "there".
January 31, 2010
I used this idea for my lesson, and it was a huge success! The only modification I made was that I had the students create a haiku poem because it is very short and structured. Some students created more than one. I'll definitely reuse this.
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