E9 UNIT 7: Poetry

Poetry can be simple or complex.  In this unit, we will explore a variety of poetry forms, from classic to modern.  You will learn about the rhythm and rhyme of poetry, about the universal themes and what makes this form of art so enduring.


SLIDESHOWS


HANDOUTS

 


POEMS


POETRY TYPES


MEDIA

How to Read a Poem

Iambic Pentameter and Shakespearean Sonnets

What is a Poem?

The Pleasure of Poetic Pattern


VIDEO POEMS

A Patient, Silent Spider – Walt Whitman

The Road Not Taken

To this Day – Shane Koyczian

Lift Off

The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

 

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