Lesson plan

Lesson 22: Determine the Themes of “Imagine” and “The Human Abstract”

teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/1
teaches Common Core State Standards L.7.5 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/7/5
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/2
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/1

Lesson 22: Determine the Themes of “Imagine” and “The Human Abstract”

Students will read and determine the themes of two poems, “Imagine” by John Lennon (song lyrics) and “The Human Abstract” by William Blake.

A downloadable audio recording of The Giver is available here.