Preparing for timed writing, poetry: in groups of 4 write out the steps for poetry analysis essay on individual post-its and arrange, then compare with other groups and mark similar steps with a "check," to validate their thinking. Discuss what we noticed and what we want to remember to include on tomorrow's timed essay.
Flow Map we made for the steps of a Poetry Analysis Essay
HW: Prepare for tomorrow's timed essay. Browse poets you might be interested in for the Poetry Project and be ready to select a poet next Thursday! Read "Figurative Language" chapter from Sound and Sense and select ONE of the poems in the chapter to TPS-FAST.