Lesson Plans
Creative Writing 3rd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/10/2003 Instructor: Beth Kleven Academics
Go over exercise 2-similes
Go over exercise 3-metaphors-Read aloud final 10 lines based on best abstract/color/concrete line.
Assign: Subjective metaphors, observation and metaphor. Create 7 metaphors about yourself.
10 lines about HEAT.

Read aloud Subjective metaphor about self.-7 metaphors.
Read 10 lines about HEAT-look for ones that really describe heat.
Assign: Images about a memory, create 10. Put lines in 2 quatrains and a rhyming couplet. with abab abab cc rhyme scheme. Due Thursday.
Large group music-study hall
Read list of memories/images
Read quatrain/rhyming couplet poem based on memories
Play poetry poker.
Assign: Rewrite five worn out cliched phrases and make new.
Quiz on Friday over terms of poetry. Prep
Read about Persona, Rhyme Scheme and meter.
Discuss rhythm in writing.Handout final poem worksheet.
Work on at end of period. Hand in with notes to work on in class on Monday and Wednesday. Will be due at end of period.
Also work on Vocab handout for going over on Monday.Test on Wednesday.