"My Poem" Assignment

English III, 2016

"Adopt a Poem"

Your goal is to “adopt” a poem, one you will work with for the remainder of our unit.

This poem must be by a recognized, sophisticated poet (I know, it’s a loose term); don't choose a poem that is trite or overdone (ex: Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou)


What to do:

Peruse these sites --

https://www.poets.org/

http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/

http://www.poetryoutloud.org/poems-and-performance/find-poems



Choose a poem you "feel"

Find out about the author's life

Then: Click below to finish up

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