TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

ENG 8.4

Support Standard
ELA & Reading – Middle School
Grade(s): 
8
Theme: 

Reading/Comprehension of Literary Text/Poetry

Description: 

Comprehension of Literary Text/Poetry. Students understand, make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of poetry and provide evidence from text to support their understanding. Students are expected to compare and contrast the relationship between the purpose and characteristics of different poetic forms (e.g., epic poetry, lyric poetry).