*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….
The Poems we’ve studied and the connections between…
What Do I Remember of the Evacuation, Walking on two Sides of the Border, Caged Bird, My Mistress’ Eyes, Shall I Compare thee to a Summers’ Day, This is America, I Hear America Singing, I,Too America Sing, Because I Could Not Stop for Death, Sympathy….