-What are the key components to the Renaissance Period?
-How do poems convey ideas beyond prose?
-What are the elements of a sonnet?
Watch and complete WSQ on Renaissance Background video
AP1. Infer the Author’s purpose with quotations to learn the obvious, and hidden meanings in a piece of nonfiction
Analyze three poems with TPCASTT
Read three Renaissance poems and analyze using TPCASTT method
AP4. Evaluate how an Author’s point of view shapes the Fiction
AP5. Understand the foundational pieces of Lore from ancient time periods and how the Lore reflected the Age.
Write your own Sonnet
In small groups, create your own original sonnett
DPS9. Write w/the appropriate Style: Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies. Write w/ formality
Detailed Journal Response
Using your findings, create a two page analysis of the Ren. poems
LS2. Evaluate how words and
phrases shape meaning and tonein piece of Fiction. Is the author convincing?
LS3. Determine how the text’s structure functions both large and small.
Poetry Badge 3: Conduct an analysis of three poems beyond the book
Narrative Badge Quest 3: Using poetic analysis, write a one page backstory behind one of the renaissance poems
Medieval Poetry Badge 3: Support or Attack the Renaissance as a shift from the Middle Ages. Is it all an improvement?