32 National Poetry Month Lesson Plans

I’m not sure when National Poetry Month became a thing, but it is. And I’m glad. If you feel April is a great time for teaching poetry and you need some poetry lesson plans or poetry teaching ideas, you are in the right place. If you feel any month is a great month to teach […]

An Analysis of “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by Robert Frost

Why would anybody stop in the snow and cold to stare at some trees? We’ll find out in this an analysis of “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.” Let’s not fool around. I’ll just give you a graphic organizer  that goes with the Symbolism in Robert Frost’s Poems Lesson Plans. “Stopping by Woods on a […]

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 powerful images. These poets excel with imagery. You’re busy. I don’t want to waste your time. Here’s a pdf download imagery […]