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Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan
Students learn haiku
write descriptive poems
and share with the class.
Grades 8 – 12 | Lesson Plan
In this lesson, students use blogs to hold discussions about the effect of the factors of culture, history, and environment on Latino poetry.
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan
Students analyze the Gwendolyn Brooks’ poem “We Real Cool” and then write about how the character’s pool hall days might influence who the character becomes fifty years in the future.
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