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Reading

Driving Question : What are the parts of a poem and how can I add figurative language?

Weekly Driving Question : 

  • What is line, stanza, and stanza break?

  • How does adding rhyming words add flow?

  • What is an alliteration?

  • What's the difference between literal and figurative?

  • What's the difference between 1st and 3rd person?

Why

Criteria

Targets

Parts of a Poem

Why do I need to know the difference between literal and figurative?

I participated 
in the classroom discussions.
I color coded the poems Mrs. Sawyer assigned me.
I completed the lyrics challenge with my group.

I can identify the different parts of a poem and explain the difference between literal and figurative.

Figurative Language

Why do I need to know how to identify figurative language and what it means?

I participated 
in the classroom discussions.

I can identify different figurative language used in poetry.

Creating a Poem

Why do I need to create a poem?

I participated 
in the classroom discussions.
I planned my 5 different types of poetry.
I chose a poem to create as my Poetry Slam poem.

I can create a poem that includes the appropriate parts and figurative language.

Don't forget to do the lessons in order!

Make sure to watch the "how to" videos!

Once you finish the lesson, add your name to the check In board!

Have your assignments ready for your check in with the teacher!