This resource includes:
--two biographical reading passages about the nineteenth century poet Emily Dickinson;
--a page of ten vocabulary words are included for post reading defining;
--a page of questions (assessing comprehension as well as expressing opinions while citing evidence) is included;
--a vocabulary page to help students “extend” their word bank. For this activity, students define each word and then apply that word to what they have read about Dickinson. An example is provided for the students.
A full answer key is provided.
Please have a look at my many biographical resources including those on Walt Whitman, Edgar Allan Poe, and Nathaniel Hawthorne:
Biography Resources for Middle and High School