Day 6

Christina Rossetti: Poems Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Christina's Christmas Carols

    Kind of Activity:

    Classwide Discussion


    To compare musical settings of Rossetti's "In the Bleak Mid-Winter"

    Common Core Standards:



    Have students listen to the following settings of "In the Bleak Mid-Winter:"

    Gustav Holst's "In the Bleak Mid-Winter"

    Harold Darke's "In the Bleak Mid-Winter"

    James Taylor "In the Bleak Mid-Winter"

    Engage in a class-wide discussion of the different settings, using the following questions as a jumping off point:

    - How does each artist treat the poem?

    - What does each setting evoke? How are...

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