The Tools of a Poet
EQ: What are the tools used by a poet, an author, an artist?
Agenda: May 9, 2023
WARM UP: Camus Quote analysis
POEM STUDY: "Hope" is the thing with feathers by Emily Dickinson
Part 1: Finish Vocab/Concept map
Part 2: On your own: Read the poem, annotate!
Part 3: Guided Reading/Analysis with a partner
Part 4: Writing Practice using Skeleton paragraphs
EXIT TICKET: Apply these strategies to a new poem!
Possible Extension Activities:
1. Myth of Prometheus and Pandora
2. Ted Talk: What Does Hope Look Like to You? See how these artists have depicted it. 5/22/20
3. Art of Henri Matisse
4. Poetry of Tupac Shakur