“Splash Splash Splash Splash!” When a younger sister splashes her sibling in the eye during bath time, she pays the ultimate price. Students in grades 1-3 will have a blast with this hysterical poem. They have the opportunity to practice imitative action, emotions, and narrator skills, and they can hone their ability to make vivid sound effects. We have also included some recommended step-by-step delivery ideas to help you turn the poem into a full lesson.
To maximize student achievement, download this drama journal for students to use as reflection or formative assessment. For each poem, we have created a corresponding journal page for your students. A drama journal allows participants to reflect on their learning and artistic growth (metacognition). It also allows you, the teacher, to see how students are using the drama vocabulary, thinking about big ideas, and perceiving their own strengths and weaknesses.