BN.com Gift Guide

Plants

Overview

Read and Understand Poetry, Grades 3-4 contains 26 poem selections organized around these engaging themes:

* Through the Eyes of a Child
* Nature's Mysteries
* Poetic Forms
* North, South, East, West
* Fanciful Fun
* Stories in Verse

Included are poems by such well-known poets as Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,...

See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers and in stores.

Pick Up In Store Near You

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (15) from $1.99   
  • New (5) from $2.49   
  • Used (10) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$2.49
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(2279)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
1557996873 New Condition. Ships immediately.

Ships from: Lindenhurst, NY

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$2.50
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(978)

Condition: New
1557996873 BRAND NEW: Definitely Gift Quality! Fast Shipping; usually with Tracking. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. More Details: *** CONDITION: This book is absolutely brand new ... and can be given as a gift. . . . SHIPPING: We ship all orders either on the day you placed it or the next business day. And at our extra expense, we typically provide tracking (except we do not usually include tracking for inexpensive books). Please note: if you live in Hawaii or Alaska, Puerto Rico or Guam, please order priority if you need your order quickly because NON-expedited delivery to those far-away places can be very slow (that is the same for every seller; it is a postal issue). Within the lower 48 we are fast! . . . OUR SERVICE: As the thoroughness of this description suggests, we take customer service and your complete satisfaction seriously. We stand by our name and offer an iron-clad 100% satisfaction guarantee. We ship right away, respond quickly to inquiries, and are dedicated to providing elite customer service! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Brattleboro, VT

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$3.05
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(3)

Condition: New
1557996873 Book is in new condition. May or may not have shrink wrap. May show minimal shelf wear. If item comes with a CD, it is included and factory sealed!

Ships from: Florissant, MO

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
$7.59
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(50)

Condition: New
1557996873 WE HAVE NUMEROUS COPIES. PAPERBACK.

Ships from: tempe, AZ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$45.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(193)

Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Note: Kids' Club Eligible. See More Details.
Sending request ...

Overview

Read and Understand Poetry, Grades 3-4 contains 26 poem selections organized around these engaging themes:

* Through the Eyes of a Child
* Nature's Mysteries
* Poetic Forms
* North, South, East, West
* Fanciful Fun
* Stories in Verse

Included are poems by such well-known poets as Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Rachel Field, Lewis Carroll, and Pat Mora.

The first follow-up activity emulates the format students are likely to encounter on standardized language arts tests.

Item content covers:

* literal comprehension
* sequence
* word meaning
* context clues & inferences
* main idea and details.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781557996879
  • Publisher: Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
  • Publication date: 11/28/1998
  • Series: Science Works for Kids Series
  • Edition description: Grades 1-3
  • Pages: 77
  • Product dimensions: 8.55 (w) x 10.99 (h) x 0.25 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 2
Generations & Legacies 5
"Artist to Artist" (Multiple-Meaning Words; Repetition) 6
"Her Daddy's Hands" (Free Verse; Narrative Voice) 10
"My Grandmother Had One Good Coat" (Narrative Verse; Creative Format) 14
"Seeds" (Enjambement; Metaphor and Simile) 18
"The Farmer" (Rhyming Verse; Metaphor) 22
Seasons of Life 26
"No!" (Repetition) 27
"Wayfarer, There Is No Path" (Translation; Repetition) 31
"Youth, I Do Adore Thee!" (Lyric Poetry; Similes and Metaphors) 35
"New Year Prayer" (Acrostic; Phraseology) 39
"Winter Trees" (Contrast; Personification) 43
Outside My Window 47
"Free as a ..." (List Poem; Alliteration) 48
Haiku Collection (Haiku; Detail) 52
"Dust of Snow" (Rhymed Lyric; Meter) 56
"The Red Wheelbarrow" (Free Verse; Capitalization, Punctuation) 60
"The Brook" (Rhyming Verse, Alliteration) 64
War & Peace 69
"The Charge of the Light Brigade" (Dactylic Meter) 70
"In Flanders Fields" (Meter) 75
"Grass" (Free Verse; Vivid Verbs) 79
"The Wall" (Repetition; Setting) 83
"The Founding of Mexico in 1325" (Oral Tradition; Symbol) 88
"The Destruction of Tlatelolco" (Elegy; Parallel Syntax) 93
Mirth & Magic 97
"The Great Selkie of Skule Skerry" (Ballad; Rhyme) 98
"You Are Old, Father William" (Parody; Dialog) 102
"How Pleasant to Know Mr. Lear" (Enjambement; Invented Words) 106
"Two Old Crows" (Dialog; Onomatopoeia) 110
"Round about the caldron go" (List Poem; Alliteration) 114
"Jabberwocky" (Rhyming Verse; Invented Words) 118
Glossary of Poetry Terms 122
About the Poets 129
Reproducible Cover for the Read & Understand Poetry Anthology 132
Poetry Posters 133
Additional Resources 135
Answer Key 136
Index 144
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)