Lesson Plan

Rhyming Poems

Students will have fun learning about rhyming words and poetry in this fun bee-inspired lesson plan! Can be used alone or as a pre-lesson for the **Silly Socks Poetry Featuring the Letter S** lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Silly Socks: Poetry Featuring the Letter S! lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Silly Socks: Poetry Featuring the Letter S! lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to identify rhyming words in a poem.

Language

Students will be able to produce and recognize rhyming words with visual and partner support.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
Teach Background Knowledge TemplateWrite Student-Facing Language Objectives ReferenceFive Busy Honey BeesAt the ZooVocabulary Cards: Rhyming PoemsGlossary: EL Support Lesson:Rhyming Poems
  • Gather the class together and tell them that you are thinking of some words that have something in common, or are alike in some ways.
  • Display the vocabulary cards for the words: mouse, house, rat, hat, box, fox.
  • Say each word aloud and ask students to repeat the word after you.
  • Explain that today students will get to practice listening for words that have the same or similar ending sound: rhyming words.