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Spring is Here Poem

Teach Starter Publishing
1 min | Years: 2 - 3

A read-along video designed to introduce students to elements of poetry through the cute poem "Spring is Here".

Engaging students in poetry reading is simple with this easy-to-follow video!
Read along with author, Emma Stuart, to help your students model the poetic elements of rhythm, rhyme and tempo. Then, complete the comprehension worksheet to further explore poetic devices found in the text.

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12+ Fresh and Fun Spring Activities for Kids

Get into the 'spring' of things with your class with these 12+ fresh and fun Spring activities for kids!

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Poems for Kids | Animated Poetry for Upper Years

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Experimenting with Poetry Unit Plan - Year 5 and Year 6

This English unit addresses the common elements of poetry and explores how these may be applied to shape poems, limericks, odes and simple ballads.

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  • ACELA1463

    Understand that different types of texts have identifiable text structures and language features that help the text serve its purposeElaborationsidentifying the topic and type of a text through its visual presentation, for example cover design, packa...

  • ACELA1464

    Understand how texts are made cohesive through language features, including word associations, synonyms, and antonymsElaborationsexploring how texts develop their themes and ideas, building information through connecting similar and contrasting dissi...

  • ACELT1592

    Identify, reproduce and experiment with rhythmic, sound and word patterns in poems, chants, rhymes and songsElaborationsexploring poems, chants, rhymes or songs from different cultures which class members may bring from home (Skills: Literacy, Numera...

  • ACELA1478

    Understand how different types of texts vary in use of language choices, depending on their purpose and context (for example, tense and types of sentences)Elaborationsbecoming familiar with typical structural stages and language features of various t...

  • ACELT1600

    Discuss the nature and effects of some language devices used to enhance meaning and shape the reader’s reaction, including rhythm and onomatopoeia in poetry and proseElaborationsidentifying the effect of imagery in texts, for example the use of ...

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