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Free Verse and Figurative Language: Understanding Whitman's Use of Metaphor

Unit 13: Literacy: Figurative Language in the Poetry of Whitman & Dickinson
Lesson 5 of 6

Objective: SWBAT interpret extended metaphor through analysis of its use in Walt Whitman's "I Hear America Singing"

Big Idea: Whistling while we work, singing while we study, we analyze Whitman's poetry.

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