Students choose a poem that appeals to them and write about their personal reaction/response to the poem. All pages are editable.
Skills: finding a poem online; personal reflection writing; in-text citations; peer revising
Items included in the assignment (all can be used as student handouts):
• Short description of the assignment and helpful resources
• Writing guidelines and revision checklist
• Peer revision page with space for comments/feedback
• Sample paragraphs with in-text citations
• Interesting sentences practice