• Poetry Writing Station:

    Student Materials: Poetry definitions sheet.

     Instructions: Each poem must be at least 16 lines and use at least two literary devices from your definitions sheet. Use different devices for each poem. Write eight poems (10 poems will get you extra credit) with the following considerations:

    ·        One poem must be a ballad – telling a story in quatrains .

    ·        One poem must be based on your research station.

    ·        Each must be at least 16 lines long.

    ·        Each must demonstrate two different literary devices.

    Product Rubric by Grade:
                 D – Four poems – ballad, research project plus two more.

              C – Five poems – required ones plus three more.

              B – Six poems.

              A – Eight or more poems.

    Homework: Some of your poetry-writing may be finished at home if you do not finish in class.