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Accent on Meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry
by Joseph Powell and Mark Halperin
|Grades||9 – 12|
Accent on meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry offers practical ways of teaching students about the close connections between the meaning, rhythm, and meter in poetry.
Powell, Joseph, and Mark Halperin. 2004. Accent on Meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry. Urbana, IL: NCTE.
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
This lesson asks students to analyze the features of a poet’s work then create their own poems based on the original model.