A fun, one-page guide to this poem, and that keys to several CCSS ELA RL in Poetry. Guide includes things such as:
Introductory Activity 1: FreeWriting
Write about your favorite day of the week and what makes it your favorite.
Introductory Activity 2: Personal Experience
Brainstorm what people do to cope with the stress of daily life. For example, they might play video games, visit with friends, take a walk,attend church—but what others come to mind?Then share what you do to cope with stress. What things do you find most relaxing?