Read carefully (with pencil in hand, annotating!) the following three poems:
"Upon Westminster Bridge, London, 1802"
"Resolution and Independence"
"The World is Too Much with Us"
Common Core Objectives
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.9: Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.8: Delineate and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, including the validity of the reasoning as well as the relevance and sufficiency of the evidence.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.3: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events...