Writing in Plain Style: Crafting a Personal Philosophy Poem

Unit 2: Literacy: Plain Living Portrayed in Puritan Poetry and Sermons
Lesson 7 of 10

Objective: SWBAT express understanding of conceit and poetic structure by composing a poem mimicking Puritan Plain Style

Big Idea: An expression of belief in poetic form: Puritan plain style poems profess what the poet holds dear.

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the puritan ca 1899 by augustus saint gaudens via wikimedia
 
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