Poetry They Will LOVE: Close Read Lyrics- "The House That Built Me."

Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
Formats Included
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9 pages
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Song lyrics, 8 close reading questions, and theme/author's purpose graphic organizers are all included in with this guide. Students will deepen their understanding and use critical thinking skills to understand the meaning of the song with the questions included.

The lyrics, the metaphors, and the overall theme of this song will create conversation with your students which will have them thinking deeply while reading the text.

Look for more close reading songs soon in my TpT store. :)

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Total Pages
9 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.


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