Comparing "Thank You, Ma'am" to "Mother to Son"

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Implement this fun and effective activity, and have your students analyze and compare Langston Hughes’ poem “Mother to Son” with “Thank you, Ma’m.” Readers investigate, and compare the poetic devices, main ideas, and conflicts in each piece of literature. This would be a great introduction on comparing and contrasting, and can be used as homework, group work, or as an assessment.  

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Grade
9th
Subjects
Reading: Literature
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Resource Types
Worksheets
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Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Collaborative Learning