Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA

Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
Let it Snow: Winter Poetry Analysis for Secondary ELA
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Make every day feel as magical as a snow day in your secondary ELA classroom with Winter Poetry Analysis! Winter Poetry Analysis includes four classic winter poems, analysis guidelines, lesson plans, a full answer key, and a culminating snowflake project that can hang in your classroom all winter!

Includes:

  • Four classic poems:
    • "Winter Trees" by William Carlos Williams
    • "The Cold Earth Slept Below" by Percy Bysshe Shelley
    • "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost
    • "Blizzard" by William Carlos Williams
  • TPCAST analysis worksheets to help students unpack each poem (TPCAST stands for title, paraphrase, connotative, attitude, shifts, and theme analysis).
  • Full answer key and picture example of completed snowflake project
  • Cloud and snowflake templates
  • Instructions for completing a Snowflake Analysis of poetry
  • Ideas for implementation

Standards Mastered:

  1. Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support an analysis.
  2. Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development.
  3. Analyze how particular elements of a story interact.
  4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they’re used in a text; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetition of sounds on a specific verse or stanza of a poem.
  5. Analyze how a drama’s or poem’s form or structure contributes to its meaning. 

Make your classroom feel like a winter wonderland with classic winter poems and snowflake analysis!

Total Pages
25 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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