This short lesson on repetition in poetry will give students the ability to understand how this element creates rhythm and enhance meaning. It includes the following items: • A detailed teacher’s guide with links to poems • A short Power Point Presentation to go along with the discussion • A creative writing exercise • Suggestion for further discussion
Students will be able to explain how authors use refrains and figurative language to create meaning in poetry. This lesson includes: 1. Hook: Identifying the refrain/repetition in "I have a dream" 2. Vocabulary: Refrain & Theme 3. "Dreams" by Langston Hughes: Figurative language, refrain, and theme. 4. "What a Wonderful World" by Louis Armstong: Figurative language, refrain, and theme 5. "Mother to Son" by Langston Hughes: Figurative Language, refrain, & theme 6. "Still I Rise" by Maya…
Poetry Bundle: 20 Short Poems to Teach Rhetorical Relationships & Explication
This product by Bespoke ELA contains 20 short poems to analyze for the four, basic rhetorical relationships: juxtaposition, contrast, shift, and repetition. Excellent for English classes in middle school and high school as mentor texts, mini-lessons, and
Engage students in poetry by using the extremely popular musical Hamilton!Practice identifying poetry devices using the lyrics of the Hamilton song "Right Hand Man." Students need to be familiar with the following poetry devices: tone, repetition, end rhyme, internal rhyme, consonance, assonance, alliteration, and onomatopoeia.The download contains a link to the Google Doc assignment and ANSWER KEY.If you notice any errors or encounter any problems, please let me know so that I can make…
This product by Bespoke ELA contains 20 short poems to analyze for the four, basic rhetorical relationships: juxtaposition, contrast, shift, and repetition. Excellent for English classes in middle school and high school as mentor texts, mini-lessons, and bell ringers. by Bespoke ELA
Spring into Poetry in April! Play with words and repetition & be a real Poet
Poetry has never been easier for your little ones! Students can actually play with words and repetition ...
Poetry Elements Choice Board
This Choice Board is meant to be used when practicing figurative language and sound elements. There is a board of 9 activities. Activities will require students to be familiar with Similes, Metaphors, Personification, Hyperboles, Idioms, Alliteration, Rhymes, Repetition, and Onomatopoeias.
In this activity, students will close read an original Earth Day poem, discuss various poetry elements (repetition, word choice, imagery) and complete a printable poster. The poster is an easy and great way to decorate your classroom or a bulletin board to celebrate and recognize Earth Day.