Warm Up: Snapshot Poems
Literature Focus: Elements of Poetry
Review “When The Burning Begins”
Individual Practice: Song Analysis
Homework: Poetry L1.5 (Not a mere homework assignment, not yet a full on quest).
Using your knowledge of poetry (and your natural brilliance) write a mini poetry explication to determine the purpose, or central message about life and human nature, for your chosen song lyrics.
To do this, you will identify the speaker, main subject and tone as well as 2-3 sight effects AND how each of these elements help you to determine the central message (aka THEME)
Final product should be 1 page (typed, double spaced)