poetic techniques

Curriculum Embedded Task
Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC)
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English / Language Arts
11, 12
High (9-12)

For this task, students write an essay comparing a poem to the lyrics of a song. The two texts should share a common theme.

Students will write a 3-4 page paper arguing whether the similar use of figurative language, rhythm, sound effects, and other poetic techniques in song lyrics prove...