POETRY Interpreting for Teens! No Prep (Includes TWO Powerpoint Presentations!)

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WANT TO TEACH POETRY BUT AREN'T SURE HOW TO APPROACH IT? then this unit is for you!

This is a FAIL-SAFE WAY to teach the interpretation of poetry. Students read HIGH INTEREST POEMS FOR TEENS. Many of the poems are about sports! EACH POEM INTRODUCES A NEW CONCEPT. In the end, your students will put everything together and BE ABLE TO INTERPRET A POEM COMPLETELY ON THEIR OWN!

I guarantee that your students will gain a deeper appreciation of poetry!

I have even included TWO POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS to go along with this document: one is a copy of the student booklet, and the other is the ANSWER KEY.

Poems Include:
Casey at the Bat by Ernest Thayer
A Priceless Gift by Helen Steiner Rice
Thinking by Walter Wintle
Ali versus Frazier by Muhammed Ali
A Case of Murder by Vernon Scanelli

Poetic Elements Include:
Genre
Meter
Rhyme
Mood
Message
Thoughts and Emotions
Purpose of the Author

ABOUT CREATIVE COUPLE
Paul and Josée have each been teaching English at the middle and high school level for over 20 years. Paul has written and published a best-selling series of textbooks and grammar activity books.

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POETRY Interpreting for Teens! No Prep (Includes TWO Power
POETRY Interpreting for Teens! No Prep (Includes TWO Power
POETRY Interpreting for Teens! No Prep (Includes TWO Power
POETRY Interpreting for Teens! No Prep (Includes TWO Power