Robert Frost's poem "Christmas Trees" is a challenging poem for students to read and analyze in the last day or two of classes before winter break.
This product contains a PowerPoint presentation about the Christmas cards written by Robert Frost. After sharing the background information with students, pass out the poem "Christmas Trees." Read it with the students, and then have them answer the accompanying close reading questions.
An answer key is provided with the product.
After students answer the questions, you could have them write their own Christmas poems for a Christmas card, and if you have more time, you could have them design the cards to accompany the imagery in the poems. A perfect Christmas present for their friends or family!
7 slide ppt; 1 page poem; 1 page questions; 2 answers