William Wordsworth’s “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” Analysis

Whether you call Wordsworth's poem "Daffodils" or "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud," you'll find this poem analysis helpful. And if you're looking to teach or write a poetry analysis, check out this lesson. The Foundation … [Read more...]

English Romantic Poets Study Guide: Examples and Analysis of British Romantic Poems

Here's a brief look at British Romantic poets and a couple of poems. Six Famous British Romantic Poets William Blake - "The Tyger," "The Lamb," "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell," "The Chimney Sweeper," and … [Read more...]

Poems with Personification: William Wordsworth’s “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” Analysis

Whether you're looking for poems with personification or British Romantic poetry, you're in luck. This analysis of William Wordsworth's "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" satisfies your need to know about poems with … [Read more...]

Imagery Lesson Plan: Poets for Teaching Imagery

Students need more than the definition of imagery to really get it. Understanding imagery involves interpreting and analyzing the author's purpose for using a specific image or set of images. Good poetry centers around … [Read more...]

Teaching English Romantic Poetry: How Many of These 19 Poems Have You Taught?

After studying and teaching English Romantic Poetry and finding myself aglow with delight, I built a time machine and traveled back 30 years to talk to my teenage self. Here's what transpired: Me: Hey, Trent! Teenage Me: … [Read more...]