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Mrs. Dunn

 

English Language Arts Poetry Project (70% of Grade)

 

Directions: Your goal is to create a book of poetry written in 4 distinct styles and compose 3 essays analyzing 3 poems of your choice using SOAPSTone.  The work for the project will be done in class.  You will be graded using the following rubric:

 

Poetry Analysis Rubric

 

4

3

2

1

Subject

The subject of the poem is identified and explained in detail.

The subject of the poem is identified, but not explained in detail.

The subject is only alluded to, but not expressly stated or explained.

Subject is missing.

Occasion

The occasion of the poem is identified and explained in detail.

The occasion of the poem is identified, but not explained in detail.

The occasion is only alluded to, but not expressly stated or explained.

Occasion is missing.

Audience

The audience of the poem is identified and explained in detail.

The audience of the poem is identified, but not explained in detail.

The audience is only alluded to, but not expressly stated or explained.

Audience is missing.

Purpose

The purpose of the poem is identified and explained in detail.

The purpose of the poem is identified, but not explained in detail.

The purpose is only alluded to, but not expressly stated or explained.

Purpose is missing.

Tone

The tone of the poem is identified and explained in detail.

The tone of the poem is identified, but not explained in detail.

The tone is only alluded to, but not expressly stated or explained.

Tone is missing.

Grammar/Spelling

Writer makes no errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes 1-3 errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes 4-6 errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes more than 6 errors in grammar or spelling that distracts the reader from the content.

Capitalization &

Punctuation

Writer makes no errors in capitalization or punctuation, so the paper is exceptionally easy to read.

Writer makes 1 -3 errors in capitalization or punctuation, but the paper is still easy to read.

Writer makes a few errors in capitalization and/or punctuation that catch the reader's attention and interrupt the flow.

Writer makes several errors in capitalization and/or punctuation that catch the reader's attention and greatly interrupt the flow.

 

 

Poetry Composition

 

Poem is written in the correct style.

3

Most of the poem is written in the correct style.

2

The poem is not written in the correct style.

1

Lyric Poem

 

 

 

Ode

 

 

 

Epic Poem

 

 

 

Sonnet

 

 

 

 

 

Poetry Analysis:            _________

Poetry Composition:     _________

 

Total:  _______________


 

 

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