This product includes the following:
1. Written lesson plan (including: warm-up, guided notes, writing activity, a "Give me Five" closing activity)
2. Ballad Notes powerpoint-- This lesson uses "The Ballad of Birmingham" as an example Ballad for students to annotate and analyze.
3. Note-taking guide
4. Pre-writing worksheet for writing a ballad
5. Sample student work--Two sample student written ballads.
This lesson is the seventh in a 10 lesson unit, which serves as an introduction to poetry and a thematic introduction to the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird." The other lessons in this unit can be bought separately or you can purchase the entire unit as a whole from The Booklover and The Teacher store.