The Wordplay Workshop Poetry Unlocked units are designed to provide an easy-to-use guided analysis as an introduction to deciphering and appreciating classic poems.
Text of “Annabel Lee” by Edgar Allan Poe
Author biography & timeline
Poetry Form & Literary Devices Primers
Worksheets on 1) Poem Structure (structure, format, rhyme scheme), 2) Comprehension (vocabulary, tone, repetition), 3) Setting the Stage (narrator & setting), 4) A Deeper Look (looking at the poem's deeper questions), 5) Poetic Devices
Instructor keys included
Reader response writing assignment for students