Home > Videos > Literature > The History of American Literature > The Time Life and Works of Walt Whitman > The Time Life and Works of Walt Whitman Part 1

American Literature: Life and Works of Walt Whitman Video

Video title: The Time Life and Works of Walt Whitman Part 1

Watch this History of American Literature video entitled The Life and Works of Walt Whitman to study the uniqueness of Walt Whitman's poetic form through selected excerpts from his landmark work, Leaves of Grass. Learn about how Whitman's poetry expresses democratic ideals.

Use Part 1 of this online K12 American Literature video to study and learn why Walt Whitman's landmark work, Leaves of Grass still has relevance and meaning to people today.

 

Now Playing: American Literature: Life and Works of Walt Whitman Video
Video Mode: Free Demo© Copyright 2007 - 2017 ZP Online Publishing

American Literature: Life and Works of Walt Whitman Video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • Walt Whitmans Poems. Learn about the Literary Works of Walt Whitman. Learn why Walt Whitman-s landmark work, Leaves of Grass still has relevance and meaning to people today and examine his role as a leading American author.
  • Examine the uniqueness of Walt Whitman-s poetic form through excerpts from his landmark work Leaves of Grass and delve into Whitman-s poetry and how it expresses democratic ideals.
  • Understand Whitman-s point of view in relation to his poetic themes, and the way in which the form of his poetic expression emphasizes that point of view.
  • Through his writing, we can draw parallels between Whitman-s poetic vision and the social history of America.
  • Discover the many benefits of using online video for visual learning. Educational video for teaching the K-12 curriculum provides online learning for children and students of all ages and abilities. Using subtitled video - or video with closed captions - enables children to choose between watching, listening to, or reading each presentation whichever best suites their individual learning style. A wonderful option particularly for dyslexia and special needs education.

New members join now