This powerpoint guides students as they write a ballad in honor of the medieval poetry form. A ballad is a narrative poem in a simple rhyme scheme, and this powerpoint gives suggestions on how to write a strong ballad. It includes a scoring rubric. Each file in this resource is available in both PDF and Microsoft Office (PowerPoint and Word).
***Please note: This resource is not designed for use in AP classes.
Looking for more resources on teaching fixed-form poetry? Check out my 2 week unit bundle
two week fixed-form poetry unit bundle!
Or just use my in-depth lesson on rhyme and meter
to assist with any fixed-form poem requiring meter and/or rhyme!
Click here for more creative writing resources!