Each volume of Poetry For Students contains easily accessible and content-rich discussions of the literary and historical background of 14-16 works from various cultures and time periods. Each poem covered in this new resource was specially chosen by an advisory panel of teachers and librarians -- experts who have helped us define the information needs of students and ensure the age-appropriateness of this reference's content.
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Features & Benefits
- Here are some of the poems featured in this volume: "Adlestrop" by Edward Thomas, "Coal" by Audre Lorde, "Fable" by Octavio Paz, "On Passing thru Morgantown, Pa." by Sonia Sanchez, "The Emperor of Ice Cream" by Wallace Stevens.
- Reader friendly: For patrons interested in more info on the classics or bestsellers they're reading.
- Curriculum Connection: Supports standards on study of literature by genre or in historical context and provides read-a-likes for common core activities.
- Assignment based: For Students designed to match real English projects and the format facilitates compare and contrast, inquiry based activities.
- Title lists correlate well with textbooks, anthologies.
Student friendly: Homework help format, w/ criticism at H.S. studentsa�TM interest and reading levels.