Last week we focused on perspective and read "The Thing Around Your Neck" which showed us the different perspectives between a Nigerian woman and an American man. Today, we will apply what we learned last week to a poem by the first youth poet laureate, Amanda Gorman.
1. Click on the following link to read Gorman's poem about the Covid-19 pandemic
2. As you read, find a quote that reveals perspective (Gorman's view about the pandemic)
3. In a text-entry box, create a table like this and fill it out accordingly:
QUESTION: What does this quote reveal about Gorman's perspective about the pandemic?