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Grades 1–2
1 Session: 60 Minutes
Poetry

Poems of Praise: Writing Odes

In this workshop, young poets will write odes to praise people, places, or things they love.
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Lesson instructions
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What Your Students Will Learn

Students will use a graphic organizer to develop ideas on their topic and select interesting words, details, and phrases to write an ode, or praise poem.

Common Core Standards
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.1.5
With guidance and support from adults, focus on a topic, respond to questions and suggestions from peers, and add details to strengthen writing as needed.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.2.5
With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
What Your Students Will Produce

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