I Am Poem

Grades: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12 | Subjects: ELA, Math, Science

Students create an “I Am” video poem to demonstrate understanding of a particular topic. Start a free 30-day WeVideo trial to use this assignment with your students!

Map of Africa with text, I Am Salva, A Poem, written on top of it.
 

Assignment details

Overview Overview

An “I Am” poem is usually used to share biographical information. However, it can also be used to personify a concept or share information from a particular point of view. This type of poem is fun to write because the format creates an emotional current that helps viewers connect with the information being shared.

Objectives Objectives

In this activity, students create an "I Am Poem" to demonstrate their understanding of vocabulary term or a concept.

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ISTE standards ISTE standards

  • Creative Communicator 1.6.b

  • Creative Communicator 1.6.c