This resource is perfect if you want to teach American poets in a way that both engages and challenges your students!
This resource will provide you with worksheets for comparing and contrasting poetry for author's craft in creating theme and a compare/contrast assessment.
This resource includes:
- Suggested Daily Plans - 8 days total
- 4 Pleasingly Presented Poems/Lyrics with Annotation Reminders- "I Hear America Singing" by Walt Whitman, "This is America" by Childish Gambino, "Whispers of Heavenly Death" by Walt Whitman, and "Because I Could Not Stop For Death" by Emily Dickinson.
- 2 Analysis Charts
- 3 Compare/Contrast Charts
- Compare/Contrast Assessment Directions and Rubric