Reflection: Real World Applications Poetry Introduction - Poetry Lesson 1 - Section 2: Lesson

 

If you follow me at all, you know that I am constantly trying to make connections between what we do in class and the real world.  One way to do that with this lesson is to (after showing the video at the beginning of the powerpoint) share the new iPad commercials with the same Walt Whitman quote clip from Dead Poets Society.  It is very cool for students to realize that they were hearing poetry when they saw the commercial last night or last week.  

  Connecting to the Real World
  Real World Applications: Connecting to the Real World
Loading resource...
 

Poetry Introduction - Poetry Lesson 1

Unit 12: Poetry Unit
Lesson 1 of 10

Objective: SWBAT identify poetry as a genre and discuss meaning.

Big Idea: You bring your meaning, and I'll bring mine.

  Print Lesson
45 teachers like this lesson
poetry word
 
1
2
3
Similar Lessons
 
Cellular Hydration - Movement Across a Membrane Day 1
7th Grade Science » Understanding Our Cells
Big Idea: What can water do for cells? Water plays a role in moving substances in and out of our cells. We need to keep our cells hydrated or our ability to function starts to fail at the cellular level.
  Favorites(4)
  Resources(13)
Hope, IN
Environment: Rural
Deborah Gaff
 
Finding Theme and Author's Point of View in Memoir
7th Grade ELA » Using Mentor Texts,Generating Ideas and Planning for Drafting Memoirs
Big Idea: The Big Picture of Memoir:Theme
  Favorites(38)
  Resources(14)
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
Gina Wickstead
 
"Daedalus and Icarus" Plot Line
7th Grade ELA » Folklore
Big Idea: Retell a myth with illustrations.
  Favorites(26)
  Resources(10)
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
Mary Lynch
 
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close