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Lesson: My Papa's Waltz by Theodore Roethke Lesson Plan, Worksheet, Key

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"My Papa's Waltz" by Theodore Roethke Lesson Plan

This is a complete lesson pack for "My Papa's Waltz” by Theodore Roethke. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any poem. The worksheets are provided in BOTH .pdf and MS Word formats for all users and formats. These materials are designed to be convenient and ready to use. They do not require any prep and can be used as an emergency lesson for a sub. There is an accompanying Powerpoint that guides students through the worksheet.

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The .zip folder has everything listed below.

Worksheets and Lesson Plan

1. Lesson Plan with step-by-step instructions on how to use the materials.
2. MS Word and .pdf study guide with a preview, a KWL chart, brief author's profile, reading and comprehension questions, a term review, and a critical thinking quickwrite.
3. Answer Key
4. Powerpoint that accompanies the worksheet

Includes following worksheets:

1. Peer Evaluation Sheet
2. Personification Poem Worksheet
3. Writing Metaphors Worksheet
4. Writing Similes Worksheet

Includes the following graphic organizers:

1. Figurative Language Chart
2. Imagery Chart
3. Read For Detail 5W and H Diagram
4. Writing Style Chart
5. Symbol Chart
6. Theme Diagram
7. Poetry Theme Diagram
8. Tone and Mood Diagram
9. Persona Diagram
10. Venn Diagram
11. Historical Analysis Chart

Includes the following Powerpoint presentations:

1. Figurative Language Powerpoint
2. Imagery, Voice, and Persona Powerpoint
3. Irony and Ambiguity Powerpoint
4. Poetic Form Powerpoint
5. Rhyme and Meter Powerpoint
6. Sound Devices Powerpoint
7. Symbolism and Allegory Powerpoint
8. How to Find Theme Powerpoint
9. Theme Powerpoint

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