This is a summative assessment for a poetry unit. It covers various aspects of analyzing poetry with a poem of the students' choice. It is scaffolded so that is appropriate for language learners and students with disabilities.
In this packet, students select a poem and....
-Find background/biographical information of the poet
-Learn new vocabulary
-Find and use figurative language
-Analyze poetic elements
- Summarize and Critique the poem
This activity can be done as individuals, with partners or groups
Designed for middle school or high school students