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Identifying the tone in a piece of writing can be tricky. Readers don't have the advantage of studying the images and colors used in a painting or the instruments and sounds of a song. The second lesson in this poetry unit teaches tweens how to look closely at the words a poet chooses to identify the tone of the piece.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas
  • Remind class members to keep all materials from the unit in their poetry notebooks
Classroom Considerations
  • Second lesson of 12 in the poetry unit
  • Lessons are designed to be used in order
  • Requires copies
  • A handout provides a list of words that can be used to describe tone
  • None