Help your students build a thorough understanding of this literary term by engaging with great examples from prose and poetry. This complete lesson defines the term Rhythm, and includes examples, activity sheets, and a writing exercise.
RHYTHM: the natural, non-repeating pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem
This is a complete lesson about rhythm. The definition of the term is followed by a discussion using excellent examples in poetry. Activity sheets provide questions that promote and ensure understanding, and a writing exercise that provides an opportunity for application.
Includes a teacher guide that discusses literary terms, suggests a lesson cycle, provides NCTE/IRA standards, and includes an answer key.
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