Puritans Plain Style Poem.docx - Section 3: Drafting a Plain Style Poem: Directions and Practice

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Explicating House Work: Edward Taylor & The Conceit

Unit 2: Literacy: Plain Living Portrayed in Puritan Poetry and Sermons
Lesson 3 of 10

Objective: SWBAT identify and explain the conceit in Edward Taylor's "Huswifery" by unpacking the development of the metaphor throughout the poem.

Big Idea: Shocking and unusual metaphors are examined and created as students explore the conceit as a literary device.

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