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Middle School Poetry Unit
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This poetry unit may be used with students from middle school and high school. The unit is based on the book Love That Dog by Sharon Creech. Students...
Forms of Poetry: Nonsense Poems
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Middle School
Common Core
'On the Ning Nang Nong' and 'Rhyme' by Spike Milligan. Rhyme and rhyming slang in 'Hearts of Oak' by Paul Higgins. Students study, and then, write...
Poetry Pack: What is poetry?
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Middle School
A series of lesson plans - an introductory unit to poetry for grade six, seven or eight. Aligned to Common Core State Standard: RL.7.5
Understanding Paradox
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  • Craft and Structure
  • High School
In this lesson, students will learn to recognize and analyze paradoxes. Students will also be introduced to poet Emily Dickinson.