Picture Perfect with PicLit
1 HOOK/ATTENTION GETTER-Like poetry but can't find the right words?
Teacher will ask students a series of questions regarding their experiences with writing poetry:
easy/not so easy
2 Guided practice
Teacher will model PicLit on the SmartBoard
Students will have opportunity to share input on creating a library poem.
Teacher will call on selected students to come up to the SmartBoard and drag and drop words to create poem.
3 Independent Practice
return to their desks and use their Chromebooks to open the website http://www.piclits.com/compose_dragdrop.aspx
Next students will drag and drop words to create a free form poem of their own.
4 Wrap Up
Students can then either blog or share their work for publishing via groups