- Read the poem on your own.
- Divide the poem into four parts for key word notes
- Re-read the poem, adding key words to understand poem
- Respond to the following:
1. Who is the speaker of the poem?
2. To whom is the speaker speaking?
3. Describe the speaker’s family.
4. Describe 4 sources of fabric for the quilts.
5. Reread lines 51-54. Who are “they”? In what way are they… armed? ready? shouting? celebrating?
6. Describe the theme of the poem.
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