Tuesday, December 11, 2012

I, Too, Sing America Exersice Langston Hughes


If you are using the poem I, Too, Sing America in a 10th grade class, then here are some questions that you can use for reading comprehension.   

Have fun with the poem, and have a Happy Chanuka! 

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Questions about I, Too, Sing America.
    1. Why is Langston Hughes considered a great American poet?
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    1. What is the main point of the poem.
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    1. What emotion is the voice of the narrator?
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    1. What does eating in the kitchen represent?
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    1. Why was the narrator in the kitchen?
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    1. In stanza two, the narrator tells of his plans to get out of the kitchen. Why is this important?
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    1. What is the narrator's expectations that other people will say?
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    1. How will the narrator feel then?
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    1. What is your general impression of this poem?
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