Students will do Poetry Recitations twice per quarter. Two poems will be given each time. Students chose one of the poems to recitate to the class.Students will be graded on the following criteria for each poem:When Memorizing and Practicing focus on the following:
*student stands straight and still with hands comfortably at side
*student recites poem easily and accurately without prompting
*maintains eye contact
*projects voice well and enunciate
*brings the poem to lifePOEM DUE DATES1st Poem Due- November 6th2nd Poem Due- December 16th
NOTE: Poems are considered to be long term assignments. Any poems that are recited AFTER the due date will be counted for half the grade.