Students learn more of the First World War by way of a study of the Canadian, British, and American soldier poets that served in France and Belgium.
Students will search and read the poetry of their soldier poet. It is hoped that they will choose a poem or two that appeals to them and ones in which they can examine word choice, imagery, mood, and figurative language. The pair of students will research and write a biography of their soldier poet. The aim here is that the students...