Appalachian Studies Resources for ELA Classrooms

Resources and Lessons for
Your Classroom

The Rhetoric of Appalachia: Teaching Rhetorical Analysis Through the Lens of Appalachian Studies

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from Jess’s classroom

In this section you will find lessons that explore the “rhetoric of Appalachia.” These lessons can be taught independently, but also can work together as a complete unit.

Teaching Poetry and Creative Writing With Randi Ward’s Whipstitches

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from Karla’s classroom

In this section you will find a week long study of Ward’s poetry, asking students to read like readers and read like writers to create their own poetry. Students focus on style, voice, and structure. 


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