Students worked in groups to gather their growing information
into organized thought. The acrostic poem seemed to be a catalyst for
bringing the information on Acadia together.
STATE OF MAINE LEARNING RESULTS
English Language Arts
E. PROCESSES OF WRITING AND SPEAKING
Students will demonstrate the ability to use the skills
and strategies of the writing process. Students will be able to:
3. Respond to remarks or statements orally and in writing.
Acrostic Poem Lesson Plan
Cooperatively, students will write an acrostic poem using information
learned in previous lessons on the Acadians.
handout and pencil
As a group, students will brainstorm for words that will describe the
Acadians as they complete their acrostic poem.
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