Page Requirements (Grading Scale):


Requirement:
Points Possible:
Poet Name and Picture
10
Brief Biography of Poet's Life including major works
20
Analysis of at least 3 poems by the Poet which should include the following items:

--- Personal Reaction to the poem
10
--- Poetic devices used (alliteration, onomatopoeia, simile, metaphor, assonance, imagery, symbolism, hyperbole, etc.)
10
--- Explanation of the rhyme scheme
10
--- Historical Context, if applicable
10
--- Explanation of the theme
10
Creative lay out including pictures and/or graphics relating to the poems and correct MLA citation (See below)
10
Completed and posted on site by 9:30 a.m. on Monday, March 8th.
10

Presentation Requirements (Grading Scale)



Requirement:
Points Possible:
Memorization of one of your poet's poems- minimum 14 lines (see me if you have questions about this)
80
-- volume- loud enough to be heard by the entire class

-- fluency- the words and phrasing are flowing and correct

-- inflexion of voice evident (not reading in a monotone, not boring)

-- creative presentation (have some sort of visual evidence of theme)

Turn in all research notes!!!
10
Use at least 2 book sources and 3 internet sources, with a space on your wiki for an MLA works cited
10



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