May 9

John Brown, abolitionist, born

May 9, 1800

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Sir James Barrie, author of Peter Pan, is born

May 9, 1860

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Joy Harjo, American poet, is born

May 9, 1951

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  • “Remember” by Joy Harjo
    Lesson Plan / Literature & Language Arts
    “Remember” by Joy Harjo

    This lesson plan is the ninth in the “Incredible Bridges: Poets Creating Community” series.  It provides a video recording of the poet, Joy Harjo, reading the poem “Remember.” The companion lesson contains a sequence of activities for use with secondary students before, during, and after reading to help them enter and experience the poem.

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  • “Remember” by Joy Harjo, video
    Student Resource / Literature & Language Arts
    “Remember” by Joy Harjo, video

    This video is the ninth in the “Incredible Bridges: Poets Creating Community” series. The companion lesson contains a sequence of activities for use with secondary students before, during, and after reading to help them enter and experience the poem.