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Week 3 Poetry, "The Cremation of Sam McGhee"
Please make sure you look at (1) link to detailed assignment instructions (2) link to prezi on “Elements of Poetry.” (3) link to "Rhyme Scheme Mini Lesson" (4) link to "Reverse and Narrative Poem" (5) In Illuminate, read the narrative poem, “The Cremation of Sam McGhee” and answer the multiple choice and short answer question using the RACE strategy. Read the questions carefully and thoroughly (6) In Illuminate create a narrative or reverse poem, read the instructions carefully and incorporate at least two of your words of the week.
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Elements of Poetry
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Week 3 "The Cremation of Sam McGhee" Instructions

Words of the Week


Find the part of speech, definition, synonym, antonym for each word, and create a sentence using Words of the Week

  • Epidemic, Pandemic
  • Moral, Resolute
  • Discombobulated, Allegory
  • Enforce, Folly
  • Valid, Jovial
  • Surreal, Thesis
  • Bias, Appositive
  • Rebuttal, Embroiled
  • Credible, Nuance
  • Erudite, Veracity
  • Quid pro quo, Allusion
  • Immerse, Sensory
  • Affect, Effect
  • Skulduggery, Livid
  • Fallacy, Pellucidly
  • Inducted, Obsequious
  • Narrative, Courage
  • Synonyms, Antonyms