Writing About Art: Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons
Students will write a structured piece of poetry based on details in Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons.
Read more about the actual event depicted in this painting.
- First, students just notice interesting details about this piece.
- Then, they answer a few focusing questions to get them thinking deeper.
- Now, using a six-line structure, students will write the first draft of their poem.
- Finally, they will revise their writing to make it sizzle!