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April Poetry Activity: List Poems

Do you need a lesson for poetry month?  Try list poems.  The title is the category of the list and the rest of the poem.  Sometimes there is a twist at the end.

Here is an example:

Things that scare my cat
Fireworks Thunderstorms The vacuum cleaner The neighbor dogs The neighbor cats The wind Squirrels Hummingbirds Sneezes Coughs Empty paper towel tubes Plastic bags And sometimes even me....

To download the lesson plan for List Poems, please visit Artistry of Education @ Teachers Pay Teachers.