This Powerpoint is designed to go along with the Grade 6 Code X Unit 1 Poem, 'Life Doesn't Frighten' Me by Maya Angelou. This product includes:
Lesson 1: Background Information and First Close Read (Summary)
Lesson 2: Vocabulary (Context Clues)
Lesson 3: Second Close Read: Text Structure (stanza, rhyme, refrain) and Short Response using RACE strategy
Lesson 4: Second Close Read: Punctuation (Comma, Parenthesis, Dash) and Short Response using RACE strategy
Lesson 5: Culminating Activity- Create a poem in the style of LDFM
Zip File also includes vocabulary worksheet, planning page, rubric and quicktime video clip of Angelou reading the poem.
*Mac created PPTs do not have embedded fonts. Original PPT in PDF format is also included in the Zip File*