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ENG IV: Poetry: British/American

This poetry course is offered as a survey of major British and American poets.  Authors will include Shakespeare, Keats, Shelley, Wordsworth, Browning, Dickinson, Longfellow, Whitman, Frost, Ginsberg, Angelou, and others.  Student will be required to read a variety of poetic works as well as write their own poetry.  A major focus of the course will be looking at how we derive meaning from poetry and the many tools a poet uses to express his/her thoughts through language.


Common Core Alignment for Poetry