Poetry Lesson Plans

Reflection, War and Peace, Ekphrastic Writing
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Image
"The Red Wheelbarrow" by William Carlos Williams
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odes, observation
"Ode to My Socks," by Pablo Neruda
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Five Senses
Adélia Prado, “Louvação para uma Cor” and Ellen Watson, "Praise for a Color"
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haiku, observation skills
Basho and Issa, translated by Robert Hass and Sam Hamill
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sound, image, onomatopoeia
“Weather” by Eve Merriam, “Slide-Swim-Fly” by Sue Cochrane
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Acrostic poetry, whales
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Personification
"Bailar" by Carmen Tafolla
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Personification, dialogue
"Stalker," by Jeanne Schinto; "Buddy" by Andrew Hudgins
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sound, word choice, place
Yeats, "The Lake Isle of Innisfree"
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