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Wind Tricks Poetry Packet

March is a very windy month here in the Midwest, and April is National Poetry Month; so I designed this "Wind Tricks" poetry packet, to go along with my spring activities. 
I hope you find it helpful.

 The packet includes:
  •     Wind Tricks poster-poem. (Author unknown.)
  •     6 large pocket chart cards featuring each stanza.  Read as a whole group.  Correct beginning capitalization and add end punctuation.
  •     Small set of matching pocket chart cards all on one page.
  •     Emergent reader poem booklet.
  •     Windy Words game.
  •     2 sizes of 34-mini word cards using the words from the poem. (18 of them are on the Dolch Word Lists.)
  •     Tally Ho recording sheet for Windy Words game. (Practice tally marks & skip counting by 5s.)
  •     Windblown Crazy Hair writing prompt craftivity.
  •     Rhyme Time activity for words that rhyme with day.
  •     Anchor-chart poster of an alphabetical list of words that rhyme with day.
  •     Rhyme Time activity for words that rhyme with street.
  •     Anchor-chart poster of an alphabetical list of words that rhyme with street.
  •     Rhyme Time activity for words that rhyme with dance.
  •     Anchor-chart poster of an alphabetical list of words that rhyme with dance.
  •     Mr. Windy Blow some words my way "feeding" envelope activity.
  •     What is Genre explanation with an emphasis on explaining the poetry genre.
Click on the link to zip on over to my blog where the 31-page "Wind Tricks" Poetry Packet is today's featured FREEBIE

From Diane, over at TeachWithMe.com