Two-Voice poetry is so inviting for students of all ages. There's something so inviting about working with a partner to create poetry. This Two-Voice Poetry Packet can be used at a poetry station or to help the whole class write a two-voice poem. It includes:
Teacher instructions including:
Student instructions including:
~Example Two-Voice poems
Upper Elementary Two-Voice Poetry book suggestions:
Upper Elementary or Middle School Two-Voice Poetry book suggestions:
If you or your students like songs and lyrics, try my Figurative Language Using Song Lyrics packet!
This packet includes:
~A teacher direction page
~A student direction page
~A lyric sorting page
~5 pages of lyrics
~A color-coded answer key
This is an activity in which students are looking for similes, metaphors, hyperbole, and personification in various song lyrics. They sort the lyrics according to what type of figurative language they represent and then draw a representation of their favorite lyric.
Do you have any mentor text suggestions for two-voice or figurative language in poetry? I'm always looking for more ideas!