Resources for Educators The Society September 7, 2012 For Educators, Poetry Lesson Plans, Readings with Questions, and Sample Essays: Lesson on the Poetry of Bruce Dale Wise (Society of Classical Poets Competition Winner) Bruce Dale Wise poetry (includes questions) Essay Comparing Two Bruce Dale Wise Sonnets (includes questions analyzing the essay) Lesson on “A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Contemporary Poem Modeled on it by Evan Mantyk (“A Psalm of Christmas”). Also includes contemporary historical context of the persecution of Falun Gong: Psalm of Life by Longfellow, Psalm of Christmas by Mantyk (includes questions) Global History Lesson: Excerpt of Dante Alighieri’s Paradiso from the Divine Comedy. Dante’s Paradiso Excerpt with Questions Email your classical poetry teaching materials for community use to firstname.lastname@example.org. Featured Image: Painting by Pieter Isaacsz (1569-1625)depicting a lecture in a knight academy, painted for Rosenborg Castle as part of a series of seven paintings depicting the seven independent arts. NOTE: The Society considers this page, where your poetry resides, to be your residence as well, where you may invite family, friends, and others to visit. Feel free to treat this page as your home and remove anyone here who disrespects you. Simply send an email to email@example.com. Put “Remove Comment” in the subject line and list which comments you would like removed. The Society does not endorse any views expressed in individual poems or comments and reserves the right to remove any comments to maintain the decorum of this website and the integrity of the Society. Please see our Comments Policy here. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.