Poetry Selections from the works of: Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Robert Frost
Skill: Understanding poetic devices used to convey meaning
Vocabulary: alias (aliases), skimp, prevail, burly, distort / distorted, parody, inevitable, grit, relics, sleuth, extinct
Spelling: Follow the rule, "i before e, except after c."
Grammar: Identifying the different "Parts of Speech" in sentences and paragraphs (Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives & Adverbs)
Upcoming Assessments: Due Monday, March 27th: Complete the questions on the poem, "Hope is the thing with feathers," by Emily Dickinson. To be collected & graded!