HOMEWORK: Do your homework by hand. Do not type your homework.
- Write a poem about how phenomenal you are
- Binders are due today
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.
PROJECT AND ESSAY
How to Read a Poem
Iambic Pentameter and Shakespearean Sonnets
What is a Poem?
The Pleasure of Poetic Pattern
A Patient, Silent Spider – Walt Whitman
The Road Not Taken
To this Day – Shane Koyczian
The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
E. E. Cummings 1(a
E. E. Cummings Grasshopper
How E. E. Cummings Writes a Poem