Inspire critical thinking.
Make use of George Ella Lyon's poem "Where I'm From" with any novel or short story.
Students read and analyze the poem and then write their poem own from the perspective of any character in the text you are using.
PLEASE SEE THE PREVIEW FOR A LOOK AT THE ASSIGNMENT.
Included: teaching suggestions, a copy of the poem, two student handouts and a Common Core aligned rubric.
Stephanie Patten Wrobleski