I teach seventh grade at Kennedy Middle School in Aiken, South Carolina. I teach on a block schedule. The subjects I teach are literature and language arts.
Lesson Title: Poets and Their Lives
The lesson that I am presenting on this web page is a lesson that presents background information on several different poets with links to some of their poems and biographies.
Find the poet you would like to learn more about and click on the name. I hope you enjoy your journey on the web!
Henery Wadsworth Longfellow - On this site you will find a biography, a collection of poems, and some familiar quotes.
Robert Frost - This site includes many of Frost's famous poems. A bibliographic record is also included.
Emily Dickinson - This site includees a biography, selected works, a library with poems from many poets that are organized according to themes, and a link to additional resources.
Langston Hughes - At this site, you will find a biographical summary.
Go to the title page.
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