Brilliant poems, from "Casey at the Bat" to "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening", to works from Walt Whitman to Maya Angelou to e.e. cummings! "An inviting choice."—SLJ
Common Core Alignment:
RL.4.5. Explain major differences between poems, drama, and prose, and refer to the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, meter) and drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, stage directions) when writing or speaking about a text.