From Angelou to Wright-Three poems and one song
Four weeks to read, analyze and discuss poetry
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"Just off the highway to Rochester, Minnesota, Twilight bounds softly forth on the grass. And the eyes of those two Indian ponies Darken with kindness." (A Blessing By James Wright) Poetry touches us and speaks to us in only a few words. A poem can change how we see the world and understand ourselves. A poem can be funny, angry, beautiful, sorrowful, and sparkling with joy. We will read, analyze, and discuss three different poems and one song in class. The poems and song we will read...
To read poetry and analyze words, and meanings and hopefully develop a love for poetry.
I read and write poetry almost daily and have two awards for my own poetry.
To read the poems and analyze them before each class
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Some of the poems speak of strong emotions, injustices, and violence.
I believe in joy and curiosity and affirmation of the individual
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
1053 total reviews
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I believe in creating connections with my students and keeping my teaching age appropriate. My teaching will challenge my students but never let them fail or feel like they are failing. Patience, silliness, and kindness go a long way. As a...