Student Resources: Literature & Language Arts

“Every Day We Get More Illegal” by Juan Felipe Herrera. Video

Created April 8, 2016

This video is the third in the “Incredible Bridges: Poets Creating Community” series.  It provides a video of the United State Poet Laureate, Juan Felipe Herrera, reading the poem “Every Day We Get More Illegal” and a companion lesson with a sequence of activities for use with secondary students before, during, and after reading to help them enter and experience the poem.