We found 375 resources with the keyterm poetry analysis
Language and Composition Poetry Analysis Graphic Organizer
7th - 12th
Read a poem, any poem, and use this graphic organizer for analysis. The resource consists of a questions about the poem's literal meaning, a grid for noting down and analyzing poetic devices, specific questions about tone and theme, and...
"Your Son, Your Only One" - The Sacrifice of Isaac as a Motif in Holocaust Poetry
9th - 12th
Class groups examine a series of poems that use Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice Isaac as a motif in Holocaust poetry. Included are questions, notes to the teacher, and bibliographical information on each poem. The activities could be...
"I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" by William Wordsworth
7th - 12th
Read William Wordsworth's "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" with your poetry enthusiasts. First, learners review seven literary terms (like quatrain, hyperbole, and alliteration), and then they read the poem at hand. Using the second page,...
Natural Similarities and Opposites in Two Poems by Joseph Ceravolo
5th - 6th
In this antonyms and synonyms activity, students look in two short poems by Joseph Ceravolo to find opposite or contradictory statements that express many sides of a feeling. Students answer 25 short answer questions about the poems.
Analyzing For Tone: AP Literature - DIDLS
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Help your poetry readers analyze for tone! This graphic organizer encourages learners to focus on diction, imagery, details, language, and syntax. It can be used with any poem, but consider reading a poem as a whole group and completing...
"The Great Figure": Theme of Technology and Modernization
8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Learners respond to four short answer and essay questions based on themes in the poem "The Great Figure" by William Carlos Williams. The poem itself is not included, but the questions could lead to some very interesting class discussions!