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TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry

TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
TAYLOR SWIFT Figurative Language: Music as Poetry
Product Description
Use popular Taylor Swift Song, Red, to teach and practice figurative language, literary analysis and comparative writing. Students identify figurative language in Taylor Swift lyrics.

Students can read an exemplar literary analysis paragraph before writing their own. Then they can connect the song to a poem or other text with a similar theme, purpose or tone.

The exercises focus on the following terms or concepts:
alliteration, rhyme, metaphor, simile, metonymy, understatement, allusion, personification, hyperbole, idiom, theme, speaker's message, and making connections in literature. *Aligned to the Common Core Standards for Reading Literature for grades 6-12.*

Included in the zipped folder:
- Student handout with lyrics and prompts for "Red" by Taylor Swift includes a link to the music video
- ANSWER KEY
- ACEPAPER mnemonic device to write literary analysis paragraph
- "Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou and exemplar literary analysis paragraph
- Literary Analysis Paragraph Prompt with lined paper and rubric
- Comparative Paragraph Prompt with lined paper and rubric


THIS PRODUCT IS NOT AFFILIATED WITH ANY OF THE ABOVE SONGS, ARTISTS OR RECORD COMPANIES; IT IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.



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Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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