How to apply the poetry terms (line of poetry –what is the device)
Poems: What do I remember of the evacuation
Walking on Both Sides of an Invisible Border
Because I could not stop for Death
I hear America Singing
This is America
My mistress’ eyes
Shall I compare the to a summer’s day….
*Connecting clauses with colons and semicolons; clauses
*Reminder: Poetry Test on Thursday November 3rd, 2022
*Head’s Up: Any late assignments should be in by now.
Assignment: Writing Poetry: Due Friday November 4th, 2022
-spoken word criteria
Grade 12-Learning is a journey that takes courage, patience and humility. (works with graduation)
OR It is about striving to become a better human being and living with balance in body, mind, heart and spirit.
OR Learning honours our ancestors, elders, knowledge keepers and descendants.
“When Love Arrives”
“Somewhere in America”
Taylor Mali “What do teachers make?”
Martin Luther King
-We will be working on Spoken word: we will look at a few samples of Rants…
*Spoken Word: Brainstorming activitiy
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 Activities:
*Techniques for Creating Word Play
*Word Play Activity