Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Poetry - Calef Brown's Not Frankenstein
After reading the poem on page 27 in your October 2012 Storyworks, answer ALL of the following questions in the comments.
1. How would you describe the picture that illustrates “Calef Brown’s Not Frankenstein”? What mood do you think it creates? Explain.
2. “Not Frankenstein” has rhyming words and a rhythmic pattern. How would you describe the rhythm? What mood do you think the rhythm and rhymes create?
3. Why do you think Calef Brown wrote “Not Frankenstein”?
4.. How did reading “Not Frankenstein” make you feel? What is its mood?
5. What details in the poem show that the character is like Frankenstein?