Langston Hughes "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"

Grade Levels
6th, 7th, 8th
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
3.05 MB   |   28 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

This guided close reading of the Langston Hughes poem “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” is based on the TPCASTT poetry analysis model.

Using foldable interactive notebook elements and a slideshow lesson that you project on your whiteboard, students will

♦ Consider the significance of the title
♦ Paraphrase the poem line by line
♦ Discuss connotations of important words
♦ Identify the speaker's tone
♦ Determine the theme of the poem
♦ Analyze the poet's use of allusion, repetition, and assonance, and their part in developing the theme

The lesson includes links to two outside sources:
a copy of "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" on poetryfoundation.org
a multimedia presentation of the poem on vimeo.com

================================================
Bundle and Save
This item is part of a bundle that also includes
Langston Hughes "Dreams" and "Mother to Son"
Langston Hughes "Harlem" (Dream Deferred)

Get the Bundle
Langston Hughes Harlem Renaissance Bundle

================================================
See similar products From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. B
More Interactive Notebook Lessons
Total Pages
28
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 Minutes

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
3 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$2.40
Digital Download
List Price: $3.00
You Save: $0.60
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (1,056 Followers)
$2.40
Digital Download
List Price: $3.00
You Save: $0.60
ADD ONE TO CART
Langston Hughes "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"
Langston Hughes "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"
Langston Hughes "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"
Langston Hughes "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"