FLEX: Poetry Unlocked (American Poets)
In this six-week FLEX class, students will examine selected works of Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Maya Angelou, ee cummings, Langston Hughes, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. They will also write their own poems.
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Over 6 weeks
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No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat
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Seven poets... seven writing styles... six classes that examine everything from alliteration to onomatopoeia! Over six weeks, students will access videos created by the instructor that present, analyze, and discuss the poems of six of America's most beloved poets: Edgar Allan Poe, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, ee cummings, Langston Hughes, and Maya Angelou. Each video will begin with a brief biography of the poet, along with a discussion of placement in...
My passion -- as well as my professional background -- is writing. Professionally, I hold B.A.s in Journalism and French Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and I've been published in numerous newspapers and magazines. I've also taught writing and literature classes to students of all ages and abilities. Poetry is a special love of mine; since falling for the English Romantics in college, I have delved deep into the poetic world and found a passionate belief that poetry allows all of us -- professional poets and young students alike -- to express ideas and emotions in a way that is impossible in regular text.
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No live meetings, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Dana Lorelle, Writing, Vocabulary, Essays
Literature, Writing, Vocabulary
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
976 total reviews
709 completed classes
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