Literature Unit - The Tree That Time Built (/Online)
by Kim A. Howe, M.S.
Dig into a fascinating poetry anthology described as “A celebration of nature, science, and imagination.” This collection of poems includes contributions from many famous poets including – Emily Dickinson, D.H. Lawrence, Walt Whitman, William Blake, and Langston Hughes. In this online unit you will explore figurative language techniques and a variety of forms of poetry. Develop an understanding of poetic license and imagery, recognizing the importance word choice in writing poems. For the final project create a lapbook to showcase your own collection of poems that pay tribute to the natural world.