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Walt Whitman: Journalist and Poet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewCan you love something so much you want to change it? Young patriots investigate Walt Whitman's love of America—and his suggestions to improve it—using primary sources as well as video evidence. Scholars research American issues of the...
Elegy for Lincoln: Walt Whitman’s Poem
7th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Walt Whitman's "O Captain! My Captain!" is one of the most famous and emotional tributes to Abraham Lincoln. Guide readers through the evocative elegy with a reading comprehension instructional activity, complete with the poem's text and...
Walt Whitman to Langston Hughes: Poems for a Democracy
10th - Higher Ed
Explore the idea of democratic poetry. Upper graders read Walt Whitman, examining daguerreotypes, and compare Whitman to Langston Hughes. They describe aspects of Whitman's I Hear America Singing to Langston Hughes' Let America Be...
Using Walt WhitmanÂ¿Â¿Â¿s Poem Â¿Â¿Â¿Leaves of GrassÂ¿Â¿Â¿ And TakamriÂ¿Â¿Â¿s Girl And Boy As Inspiration for Writing a Celebration of Self
4th - 5th
Students read and analyze Walt Whitman's poem, "Leaves of Grass." They compare/contrast Whitman's style to artist Takamori's style, and write an original poem about their childhood and fond memories.