We found 20 resources with the keyterm ballad
Poetry: The Most Compact Form of LiteratureLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Introducing or need to review literary devices and terms for a study of poetry? Though text heavy, the explanations and examples of key poetic devices will provide learners with the vocabulary they need to discuss and craft poems.
Creative Writing Unit: Analyzing, Interpreting, Discussing and Writing Various Genres of African-American LiteratureLesson Planet
10th - 12th
A six-week unit takes high schoolers through various works of African-American literature, including poems, plays, and short stories. The lesson plan format includes a week-by-week description of activities, goals, materials, and...
Smithsonian In Your Classroom: The Music in PoetryLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Take poetry off the page and put it into terms of movement, physical space and, finally, music with this series of three lessons from the Smithsonian Institution. This resource introduces students to two poetic forms that originated as...
Read "El Corrido de Gregorio Cortez"Americo Paredes versionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers see examples of other types of written stories. They are introduced to the ballad in literature. Students obtain ideas for their own family story. They discuss how ballads can relate true stories through music. Middle...