Lesson Ideas

Students of all ages find their way to Emily Dickinson through different avenues.¬†Below are some of the most useful–examining her language and poetry, sharing her poetry orally, thinking about her life, and considering her interest in the natural world.¬† Some ideas may or may not be appropriate for all grade levels. Educators should tailor suggestions to make them age-appropriate for their students.

A child learning about Dickinson through craft