This poetry packet includes everything you’ll need to complete a mini-unit on the great American poet Robert Frost. You’ll have 28 pages of resources and upon completion of the activities, your students will have a good understanding of Frost’s style.
This 28 page packet includes:
- 2 Tone and Mood overhead transparencies
- Top Secret “Mood” Activity- This is a fun cooperative activity which is always a hit with students!
-Top Secret “Mood Activity” Assessment Sheet
-The Road Not Taken printable- skill focus: tone, mood, alliteration, theme, conformist vs. nonconformist, rhyme scheme (2 options)
-Nothing Gold Can Stay printable- skill focus: symbolism, theme, metaphor, author’s purpose
-Theme in Literature overhead transparency
-Common Themes overhead transparency
-Author’s Purpose overhead transparency
-Theme In Literature student printable (double-sided)
-Thinking Theme cooperative group activity- Lots of fun!
-Thinking Theme Grading Assessment (rubric)
-Robert Frost author background overhead transparency
-Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening printable- skill focus: author’s viewpoint, theme
-Alliteration overhead transparency (2)
-Rhyme Scheme overhead transparency
-Rhyme Scheme student printable (2)
- Mending Wall printable- skill focus: theme, metaphorical walls, discussion questions
-Robert Frost “stamp” activity- Students will choose a Frost poem to illustrate on a stamp honoring the great poet
a. includes rubric
b. includes stamp template
c. includes directions
-Teacher Notes Page- explains activities and gives implementation tips
I hope you find as much success with this as I have had in my classroom.