Poem Guide: The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly by Vachel Lindsay

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3rd, 4th, 5th
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This is a fun poem for Halloween or any time of the year when you feel like reading about a spider eating a fly! The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly is a poem by Vachel Lindsay. It is a little gory but super fun to read and analyze with students. *You may want to preview the text of the poem to make sure it is not too graphic for your students!

Included in this pack:
*poem text
*detailed line by line teacher guide to analyze the poem critically
*background building pictures of anatomy theater
*12 creative response task cards
*Poem Tac Toe fluency game
*written response
*character action motivation graphic organizer
*spider traits organizer
*write your own poem template
*answer key/suggested responses
*teacher notes with suggested schedule
Total Pages
15
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 Week

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Poem Guide: The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly by Vachel Lindsay
Poem Guide: The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly by Vachel Lindsay
Poem Guide: The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly by Vachel Lindsay
Poem Guide: The Spider and the Ghost of the Fly by Vachel Lindsay
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