Lessons for Walt Whitman

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  • Walt Whitman | Journalist and Poet - … Be the first to rate this resource! Walt Whitman | Journalist and Poet Walt Whitman was a progressive voice and innovative writer during a critical … . Learn more about Transcendentalism: Walt Whitman | The Transcendentalists | U.S. History, PBS LearningMedia Literary Elements, PBS LearningMedia Background on Walt Whitman | Journalist and Poet … it? Introduce Walt Whitman: Walt Whitman was an American writer who both loved and criticized the United States. Through actions and poetry, Whitman attempted to …
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  • Walt Whitman, Patriot Poet - … absolute triumph of the National Union Arms.-- W. Whitman "I hear America singing!" Walt Whitman proclaimed in an early poem. The song honors … in 1819 during the "Era of Good Feeling", Whitman was raised on Jacksonian democracy. Walt Whitman, Sr., trained his children as "radical Democrats, on the side of the farmer, the laborer, the small tradesman." Walt Whitman's …
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  • This is a lesson for eleventh grade students and is designed to be taught collaboratively between the school library media specialist, the eleventh grade English teacher, and the art teacher. The lesson will be built around content that corresponds with t - … about the poet Walt Whitman. Students will be able to create an original work based upon a selected poem by Walt Whitman. Learning Objectives: Using the Internet, students will locate at least four credible sources that discuss biographical information about Walt Whitman and … . Materials & Sources: Audio recording of Walt Whitman reading lines from poem "America" Book Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman whiteboard computer ELMO Projector Internet …
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  • Crossing Brooklyn Ferry by Walt Whitman - … .brooklynpubliclibrary.org/civilwar/cwdoc093.html 2. "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" by Walt Whitman on overhead or printout (excerpt from section 3, and entire … ) http://www.vasudevaserver.com/home/sites/poetseers.org/html/earlyamericans/walt whitman/index/crossing brooklyn ferry Procedure: 1. Students brainstorm modern means … www.brooklynpubliclibrary.org/civilwar Excerpt from "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" by Walt Whitman 3 It avails not, time nor place?distance avails not …
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  • Walt Whitman as a Model Poet: "I Hear My School Singing" - … One Pass out or display "I Hear America Singing" by Walt Whitman. Define list poem (or catalog verse) as "a poem comprised … on Walt Whitman using these resources: Poet at Work: Walt Whitman Notebooks 1850s-1860s The Walt Whitman Archive ReadWriteThink Calendar entry: May 31 * Today is Walt Whitman's … students' reflections for indications that they understand the criticisms of Whitman's poem that are suggested in Hughes' response poem. Encourage …
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  • The Penny Press, Walt Whitman and the War - … editorial writers of the Penny Press, including Brooklyn Eagle editor Walt Whitman, used their newspapers as soapboxes to drum up support for … short article using the Penny Press style (as represented by Walt Whitman's editorials). Materials Needed This activity can be completed using … the Penny Press writers, in particular Brooklyn Eagle editorial writer, Walt Whitman. Have the students go to "The U.S.-Mexican War …
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  • Walt Whitman's Notebooks and Poetry: the Sweep of the Universe - … the universe" - Walt Whitman's notebook, page 19 LOC #94 "... no ideas but in things" - "Paterson" by William Carlos Williams Walt Whitman sought to … lesson or as a companion to the complementary EDSITEment lesson Walt Whitman to Langston Hughes: Poems for a Democracy. To make this … should screen the brilliant Whitman episode from the NEH-funded series Visions and Voices (scroll down to "12. Walt Whitman") at the EDSITEment …
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  • Walt Whitman's Notebooks and Poetry: the Sweep of the Universe - … the universe" - Walt Whitman's notebook, page 19 LOC #94 "... no ideas but in things" - "Paterson" by William Carlos Williams Walt Whitman sought to … lesson or as a companion to the complementary EDSITEment lesson Walt Whitman to Langston Hughes: Poems for a Democracy. To make this … should screen the brilliant Whitman episode from the NEH-funded series Visions and Voices (scroll down to "12. Walt Whitman") at the EDSITEment …
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  • Walt Whitman to Langston Hughes: Poems for a Democracy - … on the EDSITEment-reviewed website The Academy of American Poets Walt Whitman sought to create a new and distinctly American form of … lesson or as a companion to the complementary EDSITEment lesson Walt Whitman's Notebooks and Poetry: the Sweep of the Universe. To … should screen the brilliant Whitman episode from the NEH-funded series Visions and Voices (scroll down to "12. Walt Whitman") at the EDSITEment …
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  • Household Names - … household name bios a) Walt Whitman poem http://www.vasudevaserver.com/home/sites/poetseers.org/html/earlyamericans/ walt whitman/index/crossing brooklyn ferry b … - Brooklyn Collection www.brooklynpubliclibrary.org/civilwar Household Name Bios: Walt Whitman (1819-1892) Walt Whitman was born in a farmhouse on Long Island, but … his brother, who was missing after the Battle of Fredericksburg. Whitman made nearly 600 hospital visits, comforting close to 100,000 …
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