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Reading Process: Diction

Readers compare the diction in "Still Here," a poem by Langston Hughes, with the word choice in a short paragraph about the day President Kennedy was shot. The resulting discussion focuses on diction, audience, and author's purpose.

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Resource Details

Grade
9th - 10th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategy
Modeling
Year
2003
Included Materials
  • Activity

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