Fluency Through Poetry Lesson

Fluency Through Poetry Lesson

Objective: Learning to use the voice to communicate ideas.

This Language Arts-based lesson combines one of the drama tools (voice) with the art form of poetry to assist in communicating ideas and add meaning. Students will practice collaboration with others and learn how vocal choices change meaning. A basic form of the warm-up activity of Pass the Word for this lesson is included, but a more complete activity can be found on this site if desired.

Grade Level

  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
  • 5th Grade
  • 6th Grade
  • 7th Grade
  • 8th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • 10th Grade
  • 11th Grade


  • Collaboration
  • Concentration
  • Voice


  • Language Arts
  • Literature


  • Circle
  • Open