This lesson focuses on Anglo Saxon lyric poems "The Wanderer," "The Seafarer" and "The Wife's Lament". Activities include group and individual work, creative writing, and art work that appeal to various learning styles and multiple intelligences. Included are samples of several assignments, a graphic organizer, directions and a rubric for assignments. Suggested projects are also included for additional work or enrichment. The lesson is linked to Core Learning Goals of Maryland and to NCTE Language Standards. This lesson can be adapted to a shorter period of time or expanded using the projects.
Anglo Saxon Lyric Poetry
by Belinda Bair
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