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O Captain! My Captain! A Walt Whitman Poetry Lesson!

O Captain! My Captain! A Walt Whitman Poetry Lesson!
O Captain! My Captain! A Walt Whitman Poetry Lesson!
O Captain! My Captain! A Walt Whitman Poetry Lesson!
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Exult 'O shores and ring 'O bells! Help is here to further comprehend Walt Whitman's O Captain! My Captain! This lesson includes *TWO* detailed worksheets for students to take a deeper dive into the poem, realizing how the event of Abraham Lincoln's assassination shook a nation. This lesson works well into ANY Whitman or poetry unit, helping students who have fallen cold and dead at the thought of studying poetry!

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5 pages
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Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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