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Components of Poetry PowerPoint

Teach Starter Publishing
PowerPoint, PDF | 25 pages | Years: 2 - 6

An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching the essential components of poetry.

Use this presentation to teach your students about the different elements of poetry.

The presentation describes each component and gives an example for the students to study. The PowerPoint offers built-in check-for-understanding slides, making it easy to see which students need extra support while keeping your students engaged throughout the presentation.

The types of elements taught in this PowerPoint include:

  • stanza
  • line break
  • rhyme
  • rhyme scheme
  • repetition.

The following poem, A Thinker Like Me, is used to consolidate the students’ understanding of what they are learning throughout the PowerPoint:

Image of A Thinker Like Me - Read and Respond Worksheet

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A Thinker Like Me - Read and Respond Worksheet

A comprehension activity related to a poem.

Teach Starter Publishing2 pagesYears: 2 - 6

This resource was created by Meagan Lee, a Teach Starter Collaborator.


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