Our Poets Around the World Activity Pack is designed for children ages 8 – 12.
This educational, no-prep packet includes one-page reading passages featuring 18 international poets. In addition, there is a reading comprehension quiz for each reading passage, as well as comprehension worksheets, poetry activities, and a recommended reading list for further research.
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Designed for children in 5th through 8th grade, our 95-page, no-prep packet includes:
- one-page reading passages featuring 18 poets from 18 different countries or regions
- a reading comprehension quiz for each reading passage
- additional comprehension worksheets that boost vocabulary, writing, and critical thinking skills
- introduction to different types of poetry & poetry activities
- and a recommended reading list for further research
The packet also includes answer keys for all the worksheets.
This packet highlights the following poets:
- Allan Ahlberg
- Anna Akhmatova
- Margaret Atwood
- Matsuo Basho
- Julia de Burgos
- Sor Juana de la Cruz
- Roald Dahl
- Federico García Lorca
- Khalil Gibran
- Langston Hughes
- Henriqueta Lisboa
- José Martí
- Gabriela Mistral
- Banjo Paterson
- Jacques Prévert
- Nelly Sachs
- Rabindranath Tagore
- Ijeoma Umebinyuo