A few reminders to start us off…
*Poetry Test: will be on Wednesday November 16th, 2016
*Spoken Word: Finals in the Cafeteria Thursday December 8th.
*C Block: We will have to go over the ten examples on rhythm, meter and foot.
-Greetings from an incredible shrinking woman
Yesterday we looked at the narrative poem “Casey at the Bat”, watched the Disney cartoon for this poem, as well as looking at Rhythm and Scansion for this poem and learning about rhythm, meter and feet.
-For homework, you were to complete the ten examples at the end of the “Casey at the Bat” worksheet. We will go over these as a class.
- Time to work on “Inspiration Poems”
Due Date for “Inspiration Poems”: Wednesday November 9th, 2016
Yesterday, we worked on a worksheet entitled “figurative language” and then you had time to work on your Inspiration poems.
-Today we will work on “No Red Ink”…open Misplaced Modifiers “practice” at the very bottom.
-You will then have time to work on your “Inspiration Poems”.
Yesterday you were to post your reflection and your “Building Understanding” for the five poems we studied last week. Please make sure that they are posted.
-We then went over the “writing poems” assignment and rubric.
-Time to work on your Inspiration poems