Poetry Lesson 2 - Hughes and Wordsworth

Poetry Lesson 2 - Hughes and Wordsworth


Students will be able to discuss...

  • "Dream Deferred" by Langston Hughes,
  • "Dreams" by Langston Hughes, 
  • and "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" by William Wordsworth.

Additionally, students should be able to identify various elements of poetry.

The poems discussed in the videos will be reviewed in class and will lead the class to an analysis of Shakepeare's "The Seven Ages of Man."

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Poetry Lesson #2 - Hughes and Wordsworth

This video will discuss "Dream Deferred," "Dreams," and "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud." We will look at many of the elements discussed in Lesson 1.

Source: Created by E. A. Farley (2013)