Daily Archives: October 21, 2019

Monday October 21st, 2019

Good Afternoon!

*Good Copy of your essay will be due on Tuesday October 22nd, 2019

Question: Compare and/or contrast Charlotte’s mother and Ms. Hancock and how they influence Charlotte

    1. Post your essay to your Edublog Tag:


*I would also like you to bring in a paper copy of the essay

*If time:  we are going to go through “Analyzing Poetry” as applied to your own song that you will choose.

  1.  Choose a song that you enjoy listening to –both in terms of its sound but also its lyrics.  Your songs lyrics must be appropriate.
  2. You will go through the seven steps on the “Analyzing Poetry” sheet: 
  3. You will be posting this on Edublog: song video (embed from youtube)
  4. Embed your seven step analysis
  5. Tag:


Monday October 21st, 2019

Good Morning!

Head’s Up:  You should be studying for a poetry terms quiz.


*Lyric Poetry

*Create a Venn Diagram comparing/contrasting the two poems:  Caged Bird by Maya Angelou and Sympathy by Paul Laurence Dunbar

*The Shakespearean Sonnet

*Create a Venn Diagram comparing the two Shakespearean Sonnets

*Question:  Why do you think I get you to do so many Venn Diagrams? 🙂

*I Hear America Singing/I Too America Sing:

*Venn Diagram


Kahoot: https://create.kahoot.it/details/figurative-language/819f2075-6927-4010-9155-3b39e9414d31