Color of Silence: Sensory Imagery in Pat Mora's Poem "Echoes"


  • Aug 6 2010 8:24 AM

    Susanne Melton


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In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students go from the concrete to the abstract as they move from using their senses to describe edible objects to analyzing the use of sensory images in Pat Mora's poem "Echoes." As part of the process, students write their own poems using sensory imagery.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Literature