Poetry lesson based on the growing pains of a teenager from the point of view of an adult observer.
Uses Kuhn’s scientific paradigm of thesis-antithesis-synthesis to model alternative interpretations for students. Compelling visuals included as well.
Included is a complete PowerPoint, link to a reading, and a complete worksheet with a scaffolded paragraph. Excellent as a one-off lesson or to extend the study of poetry for KS3 and KS4 students.
Low resolution version of the guided literary analysis flowchart with access to some of the sections. See www.thequillguy.com for the full version with access to all facets and resource of empowering literary analysis for students.