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Poetry Plus! Creating 21st Century Poems with Web Tools

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Poetry Plus! Creating 21st Century Poems with Web Tools

Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Minilesson
Estimated Time Animoto digital poem creation = two 40-minute sessions
Poetry Slam = one 60-minute session
Skyping with poet(s) = one 3060-minute session (optional)
Lesson Author

Stephanie Laird, M.Ed. Curriculum and Instructional Technology

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

NCTE/IRA National Standards for the English Language Arts

 

NCTE/IRA NATIONAL STANDARDS FOR THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS

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Students adjust their use of spoken, written, and visual language (e.g., conventions, style, vocabulary) to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences and for different purposes.

 

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Students employ a wide range of strategies as they write and use different writing process elements appropriately to communicate with different audiences for a variety of purposes.

 

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Students apply knowledge of language structure, language conventions (e.g., spelling and punctuation), media techniques, figurative language, and genre to create, critique, and discuss print and nonprint texts.

 

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Students participate as knowledgeable, reflective, creative, and critical members of a variety of literacy communities.

 

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Students use spoken, written, and visual language to accomplish their own purposes (e.g., for learning, enjoyment, persuasion, and the exchange of information).

 

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