The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.
1. Poem Illustrations
Assign each student one of Yeats's poems. Have them create some illustrations for that poem that fit the style, feeling and content of the poem.
2. Poem Recitations
Have each student memorize a poem from one of the poets highlighted in this book.
3. Poet Reports
Assign each student one of the poets that was presented in this book. Have them study that poet and prepare a short report about that poet's life, work, and awards.
4. Play Summaries
Split the class into groups and assign...
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