Sonnets: Playing with Poetry with Petrarch

Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
3.13 MB   |   14 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Poetry doesn't have to be just for Language Arts. Celebrate one of the earliest Renaissance poets, Petrarch, who wrote sonnets long before Shakespeare came on the scene.

In this common-core aligned lesson students merge humanist values of romantic love with working in a structured poem. Students are introduced to poetry at different levels such as Dr. Seuss and through song. Students investigate Petrarchan poetry and then write sonnets on topics of their choice.

This is a great cross-over lesson for language arts and social studies. Part language arts and part social science, this lesson is a welcome addition in National Poetry Month and beyond.

This lesson is available as part of a $$$ saving Renaissance station activity bundle or as a full Renaissance Teacher Resource bundle.

This detailed guide includes:
● A complete lesson plan for 1 90 minute or 2 50 minute lessons
● Student handouts for two activities: identifying rhyme scheme and writing sonnets
● Background reading on Francesco Petrarch


Available Renaissance Products Include:
- Renaissance Interactive Notebook Pages
- Art, Invention and Study with Leonardo Da Vinci
- Art, politics and humanism in the Renaissance
- Brunelleschi
- Gutenberg and the Scientific Revolution
- Michelangelo
- Petrarch
- Renaissance: Illustrated Timeline
- Renaissance Unit Project
- Renaissance: What's the Question Bell-Ringers
- Renaissance Art Gallery Walk
- Figures of the Renaissance Activity and Game.
- Renaissance: Comparative Notebook Timeline



This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.



CUSTOMER TIPS

Did you know you can earn TPT credits easily?
- Go to your My Purchases page when you login
- Click on the provide feedback button. Quickly rate the product and leave a quick note.
- Each time you give feedback, you earn TPT credit to spend on future purchases.

Also...

Benefits of following the store
- Save $$$ - Follow the store and receive updates on new product launches. New products are 20% off in the first 48 hours. To follow simply click on the follow me star at the store. New product launches typically occur once a week.

- Follow the Facebook page to find out about weekly deals, sales, flash freebies and giveaways.

- Read musings, tips, resources and ideas about teaching, education and education policy on the blog. Don’t miss out on Social Sundays (tips, resources and ideas for teaching Social Studies) and Math Mondays (tips, resources and ideas for teaching Math)

- No more than 1 email from me directly to my followers per month.

To follow the store and save $$$, click on the follow me star above.

Cheers,
DocRunning
Total Pages
14
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 Minutes

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
5 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$4.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (1,524 Followers)
$4.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Sonnets: Playing with Poetry with Petrarch
Sonnets: Playing with Poetry with Petrarch
Sonnets: Playing with Poetry with Petrarch
Sonnets: Playing with Poetry with Petrarch
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up