Looking for a way to introduce poetry and get your kids thinking critically? This product is a one-page handout that will introduce various poets as they discuss their thoughts on poetry. Using the multiple read-through approach, the class can have a meaningful discussion about the various ways to think about poetry. Poets who are quoted include Charles Ghigna, E. E. Cummings, T. S. Eliot, and Emily Dickinson. Includes brief teacher notes and recommendations.
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