Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Subject: Language Arts
Title: I've Got the Literacy Blues
Description: Students will be singing the blues in this lesson in which they identify themes from '' The Gift of the Magi'' and write and present blues poetry based on those themes.
Thinkfinity Partner: ReadWriteThink
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12
ALEX Learning Activities
Title: Identifying Tone in Poetry
Digital Tool: YouTube Video
Digital Tool Description: This lesson will be used as an introduction to identifying tone in poetry through the students' analysis and evaluation of the poem "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" presented through Cristina Birkel's YouTube video, which exhibits the poem's text visually and orally with music playing in the background. After watching the video, students will discuss tone before writing paragraphs evaluating tone and justifying their evaluation through textual details within the poem.
English With Mrs. Wright Episode 1 (their, they're, there)
Episode 1 of English With Mrs. Wright explains the difference between the problem words their, they're, and there.