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Just the Facts: Understanding Literature: The Elements of Poetry DVD (#GH1796)



 
Our Price: $14.98
Media Type: DVD
Run Time: 30 minutes
Grade Level: 6+
ISBN: 1-59443-289-9
UPC: 743452179626

Product Code: GH1796
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Copyright 2003

Just the Facts: Understanding Literature series presents an innovative, lively, and contemporary approach to understanding the basic elements of fiction, drama, and poetry and fostering an appreciation of literature. In each program, a young host and hostess guide viewers through the basic elements of each genre with colorful graphics and an informative narrative from English professors. Question-and-answer sections throughout the programs reinforce the concepts presented. Just the Facts: Understanding Literature offers a unique learning experience and an effective teaching tool.

The Elements of Poetry - Figurative language, meter and rhyme, simile, and metaphor -- these are a few of the many topics explored in this lively video tour through the genre of poetry. Other elements illustrated in the program include: oxymoron, assonance, alliteration, imagery, understatement, hyperbole and more.

A young host and hostess guide viewers through the basic elements of poetry with colorful graphics and an informative narrative. In addition, professors of English provide insight to help viewers understand poetry. An interactive component of multiple choice questions reinforces concepts presented in the program and enhances understanding of the basic elements of poetry.

Other Titles in this Series:
Just the Facts: Understanding Literature: The Elements of Fiction
Just the Facts: Understanding Literature: The Elements of Poetry
Just the Facts: Understanding Literature: The Elements of Drama

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