SONNET: a poem of 14 lines, usually written in iambic pentameter
This is a complete lesson about sonnets. The definition of the term is followed by a discussion using excellent examples in poetry. Activity sheets provide questions that promote and ensure understanding, and a writing exercise that provides an opportunity for application.
Includes a teacher guide that discusses literary terms, suggests a lesson cycle, provides NCTE/IRA standards, and includes an answer key.
Sonnet is excerpted from THE LITERARY TERMS HANDBOOK.
Sonnet and The Literary Terms Handbook
are products of Sunflower Education.