Step-by-step quote sandwich handout to use when reading Walt Whitman's poem "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd." Students practice providing context for textual examples, choosing the best passages from the poem and explaining what is important about the selected words (3rd layer of sandwich).
Use along with my:
1) Close reading questions/answers and embedded audio reading of poem available on PowerPoint
2) The poem itself
3) Student study guide that corresponds with the PowerPoint