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Weaving the Threads: Integrating Poetry Annotation and Web Technology

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Weaving the Threads: Integrating Poetry Annotation and Web Technology

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Five 50-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Nancy Patterson

Nancy Patterson

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

 

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Grades   3 – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Organizing & Summarizing

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Grades   3 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  March 21

Today is World Poetry Day.

Students read and respond to Billy Collins' poem "Introduction to Poetry." Students then write about a favorite poem and imagine the perfect way to read it.

 

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