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What Am I? Teaching Poetry through Riddles

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What Am I? Teaching Poetry through Riddles

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Two 30-minute and two 60-minute sessions
Lesson Author

John Paul Walter

John Paul Walter

Washington, Washington DC

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

 

Student Interactives

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STUDENT INTERACTIVES

Riddle Interactive

Grades   3 – 8  |  Student Interactive  |  Writing Poetry

Riddle Interactive

The Riddle Interactive outlines the characteristics of riddle poems and provides direct instruction on the prewriting and drafting process for writing original riddle poems.

 

Stapleless Book

Grades   K – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Writing & Publishing Prose

Stapleless Book

The Stapleless Book can be used for taking notes while reading, making picture books, collecting facts, or creating vocabulary booklets . . . the possibilities are endless!

 

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PREPARATION

Print out and photocopy the sample riddle poems handout and the riddle poem features handout for each student.

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