For this project, you will be researching a poet and analyzing his or her poems. Here is what you will do:
Step 1: Choose a poet to research from the list below
Step 2: Choose two poems by that poet to read and analyze
Step 3: Create a multimedia presentation that displays the information.
Multimedia presentations can be in PowerPoint, Sway, or other program similar to those.
Presentation components should include:
1 – title page
2 – poet name and picture(s) with citations
3 – 8-10 poet facts
4 – Poem 1 text
5-6 – Poem 1 analysis
7 – Poem 2 text
8-9 – Poem 2 analysis
10 – Works cited page
Poem Analysis Requirements:
- Identify poetic devices in poem
- Explain the significance of the devices (how they enhance or contribute to the poem)
- Give a 2 – 4 sentence summary of the poem’s overall meaning
** Remember to cite any information you use throughout the presentation. Citations should be found on the slide/page in which they occur.
William Carlos Williams
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Ralph Waldo Emerson
From Georgia Virtual Learning