A set of fun and educational activities based on the poem by Robert Frost. These activities / worksheets can be used with a wide level of ages and abilities, including EAL learners, young children and senior students.
The pack consists of
1. Cloze Test. A simple prose summary of the poem in "fill in the blanks" format. There is a word bank to assist students.
2. Low-order questions. Information gathering - designed to promote better understanding. Students are asked to support their answers using quotations or reference.
3. Creative Assignments. These higher order tasks offer students the opportunity to be creative, and to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the poem. Students are asked to imagine themselves in different scenarios or as different personae. They are then asked to write in many formats (diary entry, dialogue, interview, newspaper article, drama). Opportunities for drawing and role play are presented.
4. Fun crossword using words from the poem and a few other words useful in analysis - 25 clues in total. This is also available as a standalone product.
This is an 8 page Word document. The text of the poem is included.
Solutions to the lower order tasks (cloze test and crossword) are also included.