This powerpoint contains graphic organizers and poem analysis strategies to help teachers get their students to master the 'nuts and bolts' of poetry explication. It includes Cornell Notes on Explicating Poems, Annotating Poems, and Marking the Text. It also includes graphic organizers: SIFT, Soapstone and TPCASTT. Store this on a thumb drive or in 'Cloud' storage for use whenever and wherever. It can be used on Smartboards, whiteboards and the graphic organizers can be copied.