eBook Poetry for Students

  • Series Name: Poetry for Students Series
  • Volume 51
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  • ISBN-10: 1410314502
  • ISBN-13: 9781410314505
  • DDC: 809.1
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 357 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2015, 2015
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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About

Overview

Each volume of POETRY FOR STUDENTS contains easily accessible and content-rich discussions of the literary and historical background of 16 poems from various cultures and time periods. Each poem covered in this resource was specially chosen by an advisory panel of teachers and librarians -- experts who have helped us define the information needs of students and ensure the age-appropriateness of this reference's content. You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available in the eBook version due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.

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Series

Poetry for Students Series

This series is designed specifically to meet the curricular needs of high school and undergraduate college students studying poetry. A quick but information-rich reference source, each volume of POETRY FOR STUDENTS provides analysis of approximately 15-16 poems that teachers and librarians have identified as the most frequently studied in literature courses. You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.

Features and Benefits

  • Student friendly: Homework help format, w/ criticism at H.S. students’ interest and reading levels.
  • Reader friendly: For patrons interested in more info on the classics or bestsellers they’re reading.
  • Curriculum Connection: Supports standards on study of literature by genre or in historical context and provides read-a-likes for common core activities.
  • Assignment based: For Students designed to match real English projects and the format facilitates compare and contrast, inquiry based activities. Title lists correlate well with textbooks, anthologies.

What's New

  • Here are some of the poems featured in this volume: "Dejection: An Ode" by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd" by Walt Whitman, "A Chinese Banquet" by Kitty Tsui, "bluebird" by Charles Bukowski, "A Jewish Cemetery in Germany" by Yehuda Amichai, and "First Thought" by Lorna Dee Cervantes.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410314472 | ISBN-13: 9781410314475

Table of Contents

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor - Dejection: An Ode.
Bronte, Emily - Love and Friendship.
Whitman, Walt - When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd.
Yeats, William Butler - He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven.
McGough, Roger - Let Me Die a Youngman's Death.
Tsui, Kitty - A Chinese Banquet.
Bukowski, Charles – bluebird.
Piercy, Marge - What Are Big Girls Made Of?
Connolly, Geraldine - The Summer I Was Sixteen.
Cornish, Mary Elizabeth – Numbers.
Amichai, Yehuda - A Jewish Cemetery in Germany.
Dove, Rita - Hattie McDaniel Arrives at the Coconut Grove.
O'Sullivan, Leanne - The Cord.
Cervantes, Lorna Dee - First Thought.
Gibran, Kahlil – Defeat.
Pinsky, Robert - The Night Game.