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From the Shore, by Carl Sandburg - Close Reading & Extended Metaphor

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Carl Sandburg's poem "From the Shore" is a good poem to use when studying extended metaphors. This close reading lesson asks students for their first impressions before going back and closely reading the poem to respond to focus questions. The file contains:

- Board pages for extended metaphor lessons
- Text of the poem, side-by-side with a first impressions graph
- A worksheet for focus questions
- A page for working with the extended metaphor
- A handout with questions regarding poetry structure, with a word search for early finishers.
- An Essential Question
- A second Carl Sandburg poem for more extended metaphor practice
- Teacher suggestions for presenting the lessons

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Teaching Duration
2 Days

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From the Shore, by Carl Sandburg - Close Reading & Extende
From the Shore, by Carl Sandburg - Close Reading & Extende
From the Shore, by Carl Sandburg - Close Reading & Extende
From the Shore, by Carl Sandburg - Close Reading & Extende