This item is #7 in 9 classroom stations about Abe Lincoln. It is entitled Oh Captain! My Captain!
*Students will read Walt Whitman's biography and answer some questions about him.
*Students will read information about Abe Lincoln and his connection to Whitman and the poem, Oh Captain! My Captain!
*Students will learn about what an elegy is and have to determine whether Walt Whitman's poem Oh Captain! My Captain! is an example of that.
*Students will read the poem, Oh Captain! My Captain! and then have to answer during and after reading questions about it. Students will be asked to recall, analyze, evaluate, interpret, formulate an opinion, and synthesize.