Project Includes

  • Teacher Guide
  • Student Workbook
  • Customizable Resources
  • Assessment Tools
  • Extension Activities
  • Sample Files
  • Templates
  • Parent Letters
  • Certificates


Item Number: JNR-POET
Technology Integration: Language Arts
Technology Skill: Desktop Publishing, Word Processing
Program: Word
Includes: Poetry Lesson Plans, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoPoet Parent Letter, TechnoPoet Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, TechnoPoet Marking Sheet, Pocketful of Poems Sample, Pocketful of Poems Template, Poetry Template, Soccer Practice Template, Morning Template (templates include a custom toolbar)

Session 1: Pocketful of Poems
Edit the Pocketful of Poems title page by changing the look of text.
Session 2: Poems that Rhyme
Write a rhyming verse entitled ‘What Bugs Me’.
Session 3: Picture Poems
Create a picture poem. Describe an object and pair it with a picture.
Session 4: Descriptive Poetry
Use the thesaurus to write descriptive verse. Find those perfect words!
Session 5: Tongue Twisters
Write and illustrate a tongue twister about you.
Session 6: Poetry Reading
Proofread your poetry collection for publishing. Share in a poetry reading.

Optional Poetry Lesson Plans

  • Designing Words: Make words match their meanings.
  • True or False: Test your new skills.
  • Cinquains: Try a simple pattern poem.
  • undefined Discover the hardware.
  • Concrete Poetry: Write a poem that looks like its topic.
  • Soccer Practice: Write a picture poem.
  • Haiku: Count syllables to write a nature poem.

Fun Poetry Lesson Plans for Kids using Microsoft Word

Integrate technology into a language arts poetry unit. Apply word processing skills to write and illustrate tongue twisters, descriptive poetry, picture poems, and more.

  • Use technology tools to enhance learning
  • Communicate information using various media
  • Organize ideas to write for an intended purpose
  • Compose poems using a variety of forms
  • Use words and phrases to convey meaning
  • Decorate pages with borders, WordArt, and pictures
  • Revise a document to improve the content
  • Publish a poetry booklet using technology
  • Read poetry to classmates
  • Enjoy and understand poetry

We love that it is project based, not app based.

S. McNeill,
Stockdale Christian School,

Customer Reviews

Elementary students learn word processing skills as they write a variety of poems. Their poetry collection includes picture poems, rhymes, tongue twisters, and descriptive poetry. TechnoPoet poetry lesson plans include templates with a custom toolbar to assist young learners.

We love that it is project based, not app based.

S. McNeill,
Stockdale Christian School,