Type:

E-book, Lesson Plan

Description:

In this lesson, students will read and analyze the poetry of Phillis Wheatley and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. They will then take a current story and, using Wheatley and Longfellow as models, create their own poem to chronicle that event. This lesson should take one 90-minute class period or two 50-minute class periods.

Subjects:

  • Language Arts > General
  • Language Arts > Listening & Speaking
  • Language Arts > Literature
  • Language Arts > Reading Comprehension
  • Language Arts > Story Telling
  • Language Arts > Vocabulary
  • Language Arts > Writing
  • Social Studies > General
  • Social Studies > United States History

Education Levels:

  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

American Literature Phyllis Wheatley Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Language:

English

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License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of -0001-11-30.

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This resource received a 3* rating because it is part of American Literature, which received a rating of 3-Exemplary in the Curriki Review System and which you can see here: http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Coll_Emilyboyle/AmericanLiteratureCourseOverview

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