With figurative language and creative sentence structure, poetry supports the development of a deeper understanding of the different ways language makes meaning. Diverse collections of poetry can also engage all learners in meaningful Verbal Reasoning and provide a channel for self-expression, which is important for deeper understanding of Emotion in this age group.
Learn how these elementary teachers provide rich examples and opportunities to write poems in their classrooms.
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iF Poems includes 270 classic poems and audio recordings. With charming illustrations and the ability to browse poems based on category or age, this app allows learners to enjoy a full range of poetry.