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Poetry Elements - Close Reading

Grade Levels
6th - 8th, Homeschool
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5 pages
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Description

Poetry can be very difficult for students. It forces them to think about text in ways that they are not accustomed to thinking about text. Considering that poetry is littered with Figurative Language and deeper meanings and that it is presented in a format that is unnatural to the untrained eye, poetry is often elusive and labor intensive in order to derive any sort of understanding. The Poetry Elements sheet is designed to focus the reader’s attention and zero in on certain aspects of poetry that can be difficult for students to understand and/or recall.

Total Pages
5 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Compare and contrast the structure of two or more texts and analyze how the differing structure of each text contributes to its meaning and style.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.
Analyze how a drama’s or poem’s form or structure (e.g., soliloquy, sonnet) contributes to its meaning.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama.
Analyze how a particular sentence, chapter, scene, or stanza fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the theme, setting, or plot.

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