Using iMovie is a creative way for students to practice the language of Compare and Contrast.
Here is a document with key words used in both compare and contrast.
Compare and Contrast
Use one of the Storyboards to have students compare and contrast two things. Each text line needs to be a sentence comparing or contrasting. The images in the storyboard will link to the text.
- their self with a peer
- their self with a character from a book
- two animals
- two countries
Poetry writing can be a great Winter writing activity. Using a combination of on line websites and iPad Apps, students can create a poetry booklet . Their portfolio can be presented in a variety of other apps and can include examples of :
1. Haiku 2. Tanka 3. Cinquain 4. Quinzaine 5. Acrostic 6. Clerihew 7. Diamante 8. Parody 9. Contrast 10. Crazy Creature 11. Limerick 12. Concrete 13. Free Verse 14. Sonnet 15. Narrative-Ballad
Use the following to complete your poetry unit
Types of Poems2015
List of Onomatopoeia
Use this pdf to show how to create a concrete poem in Notebook.