Day 3

Christina Rossetti: Poems Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Making the Goblin Market

    Kind of Activity:

    Artistic Response

    Objective:

    To strengthen students' grasp on the imagery of the poem, and through their own interpretations gain a deeper understanding of the important elements of various scenes

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.11-12.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.11-12.5, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.5

    Structure:

    "Goblin Market" is rich with imagery. Have students, either individually or in small groups, choose one of the following scenes from the poem and create their own artistic interpretation:

    - The market (including the goblins)

    - Lizzie and Laura's first encounter with the goblins

    - Laura watching the goblins

    -...

Join Now to View Premium Content

GradeSaver provides access to 1153 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 8921 literature essays, 2367 sample college application essays, 392 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.

Join Now

Already a member? Log in