Great for morning work, journal responses, or short quizzes! Higher level thinking questions take them deeper!
"Failures" by Edgar Albert Guest is an inspiring poem about being willing to take a chance, even though you might fail. A great message for students! These poem response questions will take their understanding of the poem deeper, and also ignite a love of poetry.
Poetry is a great way to help students grow in higher level thinking skills as they explore complex text. Make sure and check out my Poetry Response Questions Bundle, consisting of multiple poem responses to many wonderful poems you should definitely include in your ELA curriculum.