6th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities
2. Read the introduction to lyric poetry. How far back in time does lyric poetry go?
3. Choose Index of poems fron the menu bar on the left. Select and read a lyric poem. What do you think of the poem?
4. Click on the Back button and select a poem from under a different heading. Do you enjoy this poem more or less than the first one you read? Why?
5. Compare the two poems you read. Are they set in a specific place? If not, where do you think they could be set?
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