Poets "Beowulf" to Burns
Lesson plans and teaching resources
Links to poems, criticism.
Linda Bierds: "The Ghost Trio"
Critical commentary. Click on the tab for a copy of the poem.
Lesson plans, biography, links to some poems.
Lesson plans and online texts.
"A Tale" by Louise Bogan
Teaching tips, discussion questions, and writing ideas. Click on the "Poem Guide" tab for critical commentary.
Suggestions for Reading and Studying Eavan Boland
Texts of poems, focus questions, related texts, suggestions for writing. This 16-page document requires Adobe Reader or compatible application for access.
Lesson plans and teaching strategies.
Biography and 5 links to poems, including "A Channel Passage."
Lesson plans and teaching resources for "We Real Cool" and other poems.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Lesson plans for "How do I Love Thee?" and other poems.
Lesson ideas for the poetry of Robert Browning, including the dramatic monologues and others.
William Cullen Bryant
Lesson plans for "Thanatopsis," more.
Lesson plans and suggestions for hosting a Burns Night celebration.