Poetry and Our National Anthem

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History
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Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8
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Poetry and Our National Anthem

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Was Francis Scott Key a good poet? In this classroom activity, students will analyze “The Star-Spangled Banner” for Key’s use of poetic devices. They will then express the meaning of “The Star-Spangled Banner” national anthem in their own words and write their own poetry in relation to the flag or o…