The History and Poetry of In Flanders Fields

High schoolers examine the inspiration for the John Mc Crae's poem, In Flanders Field. They study sonnets and the use of tetrameter before discussing is considered to be a sonnet although it does not follow the pattern. They discuss the meaning of poppies to VFW volunteers and why they give them out when they receive a donation.

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