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1 https://www. youtube. com/watch. v=VC3BnXBNXPE https://www. youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VC3BnXBNXPE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKuywA9DtnE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4WqXeOK3CY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmjvMXO4AGA For each of the following sounds, list one characteristic for each of the FIVE senses. SIGHT TOUCH TASTE SMELL HEAR Sound #1 Sound #2 Sound #3 Sound #4

2 MRS. WHITE’S RULES OF POETRY
The “two-read” policy. Read it in your head FIRST. Then proceed to read aloud Poetry is interpretive- everyone is entitled to a different opinion Poetry is not for sissies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KKim3HmBk4 Give every poem a chance.

3 “January” John Updike

4 The days are short, The sun a spark, Hung thin between The dark and dark. Fat snowy footsteps Track the floor. Milk bottles burst Outside the door. The river is A frozen place Held still beneath The trees of lace. The sky is low. The wind is gray. The radiator Purrs all day John Updike Read #1

5 January has Short, Dark Days
The days are short, The sun a *spark, Hung thin between The dark and dark. January has Short, Dark Days

6 What year was the poem probably written?
Fat snowy footsteps Track the floor. Milk bottles burst Outside the door. The poem takes place in the 30s or 40s. Someone is trying to get inside & out of the snow. January is ___. What year was the poem probably written?

7 Nature is frozen. Everything is still, waiting for ______.
The river is A frozen place Held still beneath The trees of lace. Nature is frozen. Everything is still, waiting for ______. Metaphor for what?

8 How does winter make you feel?
The sky is low. The wind is gray. The radiator *Purrs all day. How does winter make you feel? How does this make you feel?

9 The days are short, The sun a spark, Hung thin between The dark and dark. Fat snowy footsteps Track the floor. Milk bottles burst Outside the door. The river is A frozen place Held still beneath The trees of lace. The sky is low. The wind is gray. The radiator Purrs all day John Updike Read #2

10 Modern Poetry Starbucks David Byrne
I look for the Buck? I'm looking for the Starry Eyes? Instead I'm blinded by Free Wi-Fi. Zombies in the gloom, Faces lit with Cell phones, iPads, And Laptops! My Name, they inscribed On my paper cup. The ultimate Accolade. I'm the Star in Starbucks! Modern Poetry Starbucks David Byrne

11 Create your own Imagery Poem about an experience in your life
Riding the bus, your first kiss, skydiving, cutting the grass, learning to drive, running, playing a sport Poem must contain at least 30 Lines & 3 Stanzas Poem must contain rhyming couplets Must use all 5 senses You may Type or Hand write NEATLY in INK DUE MONDAY **This is your first MAJOR grade of the 3rd Nine Weeks Note: Late Poems will be deducted 11 points a day and not be accepted after next Friday.


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