This is a full two week unit great for teaching students at the middle or high school level about the techniques used in creating and analyzing poetry as well as visual art.
Students will learn to identify literary techniques in poetry, use their knowledge to better understand and analyze poems thematically, and analyze thematic and visual elements of photographs and other images.
Explanations and instructions are written clearly and concisely and examples are from songs by popular modern artists students will recognize. The included poems are classics from various periods in history and images cover a variety of modern and historical figures.
- 15-page Work Booklet with notes, poems, images and 10 separate assignments of questions.
- An additional research assignment
- A unit test to assess the ability to use the skills developed in the work booklet.