Books and Passages

Ode to Ethiopia

Passage

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/lessons/ode_to_ethiopia_poem_0_0.pdf

Grade: 11-12
Lexile Level: Non-Prose
Text Type: Poetry

Vocabulary

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_16049.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/pages/vocabulary_worksheet_2-8.pdf

Paired Text Lesson

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/passages-being-brought-africa-america_files.pdf
These texts have been paired because they are both poems that address the experience of blacks in America in relation to their African origin.
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/paired/ptqs_africa_america_ode_ethiopia.pdf

User Comments

My students are working diligently on the analysis of these poems. What a great way to begin the week!

It is great to let people read! I wanted extensive prose text related to ethiopian students in university level. would you help, please

Thank you for these poems. I am going to enjoy teaching them to my scholars.

Yes, paired texts--thank you!