This The Poetry of Robinson Jeffers: Biographical Criticism and the Speaker of a Poem lesson plan also includes:
Writers often include their own experiences and points of view in their work. Take a close look at two of Robinson Jeffers' poems, "The Stone Axe" and "Oh Lovely Rock," and analyze the biographical elements included in these poem. Pupils discuss what these poems reveal about Jeffers and write essays about the stones described in each of the poems.
- Includes vocabulary and a homework assignment
- Asks thought-provoking questions
- Some individuals may need additional scaffolding in order to participate fully in the discussion and essay assignment