*Reminder: Today is a shortened day –you will be done school at 1:05pm
*Reminder: Test tomorrow on Poetry (Thursday April 25th)
Things to prepare:
-Poetry terms/application of terms
-All Poems: Because I Could Not Stop For Death, Caged Bird, Walking on Two Sides of an Invisible Border, What do I Remember of the Evacuation, I Hear America Singing, I Too America Sing, My Mistress’ Eyes, Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?, This is America Childish Gambino.
-We will be working on Spoken word: we will look at a few samples of Rants…
Warm up spoken word free write activity: Practice writing with imagery that includes all five senses. Students describe an abstract or intangible entity using all senses: what do they look, sound, smell, taste and feel like?
Examples: Choose 2 of the following examples and write for five minutes each using imagery/sensory language.
-Spoken word: yesterday, you worked on brainstorming for your topic for spoken word. Today, you can start to work on actually writing your spoken word….