Identify and analyze the metaphors, similes, and personification in a poem.
Interpret the poem "The Dawn's Awake" beyond its literal meaning in the context of the Harlem Renaissance.
Explain how the visual and aural depiction of the poem enhances or detracts from the meaning.
Read the poem “Waiting” by Nikki Grimes to answer the questions below.
What examples of figurative language do you see? Copy one example down. Explain what the author is literally trying to convey.
Read the poem “The Dawn’s Awake!” by Otto Leland Bohanan to answer the questions below:
Read “Song to Woody” by Bob Dylan.
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