Your device is currently offline. You can view downloaded files in My Downloads.

Lesson Plan

Day 2: "Daffodils"

teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.8.4
Quick assign

You have saved this lesson!

Here's where you can access your saved items.

Content placeholder

Card of

or to view additional materials

You'll gain access to interventions, extensions, task implementation guides, and more for this lesson.

This lesson focuses on how the second and third stanzas of the poem compare daffodils to two elements of nature. In stanza two, the poet uses the stars to help explain the vastness of the daffodils. In stanza three, the poet compares the dancing daffodils to the dancing waves in the lake. In order to develop this understanding, students must employ skills to infer using specific details from the text, interpret a connection between the three forms of nature and determine words and phrases the poet uses to prove that the daffodils leave a deep imprint on his inner-self. Special Materials: ● An image of a starry night ● An image of waves ● An image of a field of daffodils ● Student response sheet
Related content

Appears in


Provide feedback