We found 41 resources with the concept poetic structure
A Raisin in the Sun, Harlem, and the American Dream
9th - 12th
Or does it explode? Study the dream deferred with a collection based on Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun. Complete with lessons, activities, and writing prompts, the collection provides ways to expand your unit on the American dream. Additionally, it contains resources focused on Langston Hughes and his poetry, particularly "Harlem."
EngageNY Grade 10 ELA: Module 1, Unit 1
10th CCSS: Adaptable
Follow a discussion between poetic giants in a unit focused on Christopher Marlowe's "The Passionate Shepard to His Love," Sir Walter Raleigh's "The Nymph's Reply to the Shepard," and William Carlos Williams' "Raleigh Was Right." It encourages tenth graders to look deeply at central ideas carried through all three poems, as well as the contribution by the poetic structure and historical context of each.
Grade 10 ELA Module 1: Unit 1, Lesson 2
10th CCSS: Designed
If you only read a poem once, you'll miss many levels of analysis and comprehension. High schoolers finish reading "The Passionate Shepard to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe, and discuss the ways that the poem's organization contributes...
Why Shakespeare Loved Iambic Pentameter
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Spice up your traditional approach to teaching poetic structure with a wonderful animated video, which not only covers such terms as foot, meter, verse, but also stresses Shakespeare's unique use of iambic pentameter to convey emotion...