Emily Dickinson was an American poet, born on December 10, 1830. It’s her birthday soon! Teachers may want to begin with the Emily Dickinson Museum site where you may view a timeline of her life and photos of Dickinson’s home.
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Learn about Emily Dickinson and the time period of her life through free lesson plans
Teachers have donated free lesson plans for learning more about Emily Dickinson, her poetry, her life, and her language. Lesson plans are available for elementary students, middle school students, and high school students with the majority of the free lesson plans for high school students. Each free Emily Dickinson lesson plan is available as a PDF.
Lesson ideas from the Emily Dickinson Museum may also be considered for teaching.