Day 4

Allen Ginsberg's Poetry Lesson Plan

Reading Assignment, Questions, Vocabulary

Read the third section of “Howl” by Allen Ginsberg, (1-19 lines) and the Footnote to the poem (lines 1-15).

Common Core Objectives

  1. 1

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.1 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 11-12 topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.

  2. 2

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.11-12.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.

  3. 3

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.11-12.2.D Use...

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