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Comparing and Contrasting Theme in Poetry

Ninth graders analyze two poems: "The Ex-Basketball Player" and "To an Ahtlete Dying Young" to compare and contrast. They identify several examples of personification, alliteration and simile and write an essay comparing and contrasting the two.

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Grade
9th
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English Language Arts
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