1. Students comprehend and respond in literal, critical and evaluative ways to various text that are read, viewed and heard-Students will discuss orally and through writing their interpretation of each poem.
2. Students will listen and speak to communicate their ideas clearly-The turning and talking portion of this lesson allows students to share their ideas orally.
3. Students express, develop and substantiate ideas and experiences through their writings and artistic and technical presentations-Students will complete the above worksheet to share their ideas and new concept learned from each poem. They also have a complimentary activity to complete to enhance learning.
4. Civic competence in addressing historical issues and current problems requires the use of information, skills and empathic awareness-Students will be taking the time to hear about and learn from poems in different languages to create empathy, awareness and respect.