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Poetry Unlocked: Emily Dickinson

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Dana Lorelle, Writing, Vocabulary, Essays
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Barely published in her lifetime, the reclusive "Belle of Amherst" is renowned today for her groundbreaking style. From "Hope is the thing with feathers" to "Because I could not stop for death," we will explore the life of this mysterious, prolific, and innovative poet.

Class experience

US Grade 5 - 8
My passions are writing and poetry, and it's my great joy that my five kids can quote Shakespeare and Longfellow. So many students claim to "hate" poetry, but that's often because poetry is difficult to understand. My goal is to give students the tools they need to unlock poems. Like John Keats suddenly understanding Homer once he read the English translation, I want my students to look "...at each other with a wild surmise/ Silent, upon a peak in Darien." 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
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Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1,228)
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***Use coupon code LORELLE20245 for $5 off any class.***

Welcome! I'm here because I love writing, reading, and teaching, and through Outschool I'm able to blend all three. I offer classes in writing and literature analysis (especially poetry),... 
Group Class

$15

per class
Meets once
55 min

Completed by 67 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 10-15
3-9 learners per class

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