My Papa's Waltz

My Papa's Waltz

Theodore Huebner Roethke was an American poet who published several volumes of influential and critically acclaimed verse. He is widely regarded as among the most accomplished and influential poets of his generation. In the poem "My Papa's Waltz" by Theodore Roethke, the speaker is reflecting on a childhood experience involving his father.\n<br><br>\n<i><u>Stories in Stanzas (Text 3)</u> -- This poem is part of a Knowledge Set exploring how authors use poetry both to tell stories about the world they live in and to imagine the world as a different place. For the remainder of this set, students will read different poems and delve into the themes, life experiences, and emotions expressed by each

Theodore Roethke

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

STANDARDS:
RL.3 - Characters & Plot, RL.4 - Key Terms & Tone

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,4
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