Grade 3 Poetry Worksheets:
A Riddle Poem – This worksheet displays how poems can have a cadence.
Little Things – We sometimes don't take time to enjoy our day as much as we should.
Strike! – This worksheet tries to demonstrate the pacing of reading poems.
Identifying Feet in Poetry – Read the poem out loud twice. The second time as
you read, draw lines between the feet in the lines of the poem, like in the example above.
Parts of a Poem – Then identify each part in the poem below by writing the letter of the correct part on the line.
Cat on a Swing – Write your own brief poem using free verse. Take turns reading your poems out loud to the class.
The Violet – Read the poem out loud. Underline the words or syllables that you stressed in each line.
The Brook – This poem really flows, if you get my drift.
The Limerick – See if you can hear the meter. Circle the poem that is NOT a limerick.
A JUNGLE SONG – As the student reads aloud, mark the text below to indicate miscues.
Bed in Summer – Read the comprehension questions to the student. Indicate whether or not they answered correctly.