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Poetry - Ballads and The Highwayman
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Poetry - Ballads and The Highwayman

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Grade Level Grades 6-8
Resource Type Handout, Lesson Plan
Standards Alignment
Common Core State Standards
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About This Lesson

An introduction PowerPoint for Poetry and Ballads; this is for grade 6 and starts with Haikus to introduce the idea that poetry doesn't have to rhyme. Resources are also attached. Robin Hood video can be found on Youtube - just the intro is needed. Aligned to Common Core Standard: RL.6.6; L.6.5, RL.7.6, L.7.5, L.8.5, RL.8.6

Resources

Files

Poetry1.pptx

Lesson Plan
February 10, 2020
1.23 MB

Hakiu_Worksheet[1].docx

Handout, Worksheet
February 11, 2020
22.82 KB

LeftyandNedcutup.docx

Handout, Worksheet
February 11, 2020
14.22 KB

ROBIN_HOOD.docx

Handout, Worksheet
February 11, 2020
13.88 KB

Balladscomparison.docx

Handout, Worksheet
February 11, 2020
17.56 KB

Simile_and_Metaphor_card_sort[1].doc

Handout, Worksheet
February 10, 2020
29 KB

Standards

Explain how an author develops the point of view of the narrator or speaker in a text.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Analyze how an author develops and contrasts the points of view of different characters or narrators in a text.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Analyze how differences in the points of view of the characters and the audience or reader (e.g., created through the use of dramatic irony) create such effects as suspense or humor.
4.0
2 Reviews
SML Member
July 04, 2016
SML Member
January 30, 2016
Students will be helped a lot with these lessons and handouts. Thankyou. mariafelicia
mariafelicia
August 26, 2013
Fantastic scheme of work covering a range of poetry forms. Slides guide you through each lesson with students completing an example of each poetry type. Figurative language is also covered. Thank you for sharing this unit of work!
SML Member
November 30, 2011
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