Poetry For Sixth Grade
Get transported to the dark and eerie world of Edgar Allen Poe with this illustrated poem, "A Dream".
Challenge your high schooler to think about the sociocultural issues of Langston Hughes's poetry, with the soulful "Aunt Sue's Stories".
Explore the story of David and Goliath as you read this poem, "I Took My Power in My Hand", by Emily Dickinson.
Explore poetic devices such as personification and metaphor with Emily Dickinson's poem, "The Moon was but a Chin of Gold".
Introduce your student to a famous writer and poet: Edgar Allan Poe! She'll read his poem, "Annabel Lee" and write a paragraph about its theme.
Introduce your student to this classic poem by Robert Frost, "The Road Not Taken".
For artistic writers and lovers of poetry, here's a literary analysis page featuring a famous poem by Walt Whitman.
What does the metaphor of the river mean to you? Read "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" by Langston Hughes.
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Take a journey down the rabbit hole with Alice as you read through this fantastic poem, "Jabberwocky", by Lewis Carroll.
Illuminate your student's poetry unit with an illustrated version of "Fire and Ice", by Robert Frost.