Introductory Unit with Walt Whitman

Grade Levels
8th - 9th
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6 pages
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Review skills such as close reading, asking questions, and shared inquiry at the beginning of the year using two poems by Walt Whitman, and a non-fiction text, Mark Twain's letter to Walt Whitman

***The YouTube video associated with this unit is no longer active, please try this link instead!

Dead Poet's Society Clip

If this one does not work, it is the clip where he talks about Poetry, and then quotes "O Me! O Life!" ***
Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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