Grades 4–5
5 Sessions: 90 Minutes Each

Rare Air / Aire Raro

by Brandan Pierce, 826michigan
In this project, students explore poetry as a way of explaining and defining the world around them via the people, places, and events that make up their life.

“I Am From” Poetry

We have looked at the community we live in and the people around us, now it’s time to think about how all of these things tie into our memories, and use brief vivid details to create a poem out of them.
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Lesson Instructions, 1 Student Writing Example
What Your Students Will Learn

Your students will learn to reflect on memories and use brief, vivid details and lines to create poetry.

What Your Students Will Produce