Daily Archives: October 29, 2019

Tuesday October 29th, 2019

Good Afternoon!

*Reminder:  You will have a poetry quiz on Tuesday November 5th…make sure you review the terms.

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*You were to complete the figurative language devices worksheets yesterday for homework…if you did not do so, please do so this evening…

-Figurative Language Worksheets: Practice identifying poetic terms

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*Start of today’s lesson:

Where will your path lead you: Carpe Diem

You will be creating a Chart on Office 365….and in groups (of three hopefully!) you will be analyzing the following poems.  What will your path be?  my hope is that you not only analyze these poems, but also discuss their meaning…you will need the analyzing poetry sheet

“The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost

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“If” by Rudyard Kipling

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“Oh Captain My Captain” by Walt Whitman

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“I Too Sing America” by Langston Hughes

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“Art Reflecting Life” by Thomas King

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Tuesday October 29th, 2019

Good Morning!

*Reminder:  Poetry Test will be on Thursday October 31st, 2019.

-Spoken word:  start to brainstorm ideas:  You started this brainstorming sheet yesterday.

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-spoken word criteria:  download if you did not download yesterday.

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*This one is a political commercial…but listen to the words and how her story is written:

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

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