Posts Tagged 'Lewis Carroll':

Monster Monday!

Standard: RL.9-10.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language evokes a sense of time and place; how it sets a formal or informal tone). Learning Target: Students will

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Happy Friday, Y’all!

Standard: ELA10RL3 The student deepens understanding of literary works by relating them to contemporary context or historical background, as well as to works from other time periods. Learning Target: Students will look at poems that use a controlling metaphor, and learn about the tanka poetic form. Activator: We get TWO videos today! Both are courtesy

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Day Five, Do the Poetry Jive!

It’s Friday, Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday… We get TWO videos today! Both are courtesy of The Muppet Show! Jabberwocky Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Those are two of my favorite poems, hands down. I also like “Terence, This Is Stupid Stuff” by A.E. Housman and “Astrophil and Stella no. 1”

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