Student groups will explore seven different songs performed by these artists: Alessia Cara, Garth Brooks, Sia, Len, Fleetwood Mac, and 21 Pilots.Through a TPCASTT annotation strategy, students will discover the poetic devices within the songs.
THIS PACKET INCLUDES:
-TPCASTT notes handouts
-TPCASTT blank sheets for students to fill in
-Poetic Devices definitions list with examples
-"How to Read a Book" poem teacher-annotated example
-"How to Read a Book" TPDASTT example
-Seven song lyric stations. Each station has the printed lyrics, a QR code for students to find the youtube video of the song, and several higher order thinking questions about the song.
-Infographic assignment for targeted instruction
-Teacher rubric to score targeted instruction
Length of lesson and activities: 7-8 class periods
All chosen songs are appropriate for students twelve and older. Levels of difficulty of these songs are explained in the teacher directions.