This short study unit for the poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson fits not only the Revolutionary War for which it was written, but so many other occasions. And most particularly - introduces students to the famous quote "The shot heard round the world."
This file includes -
- the text of the poem, with room for student notes
- questions regarding both the text as well as the structure of the poem
- word search and word scramble page
- some teacher ideas
- answers included.