POET:

Relevant Back ground Information:

Effects & Evidence
Subject (overview)
What is the poem about? Point of view


Purpose
(what message is the poet conveying)


Emotions
(both in the poem and the impact on us, the reader)



CRAFTSMANSHIP

Structure (includes verse, rhyme scheme)

Line length (end stopped, enjambment, punctuation such as caesura)

Imagery (sensory imagery, colour imagery, animal imagery, nature imagery, similes, metaphors- in general use of figurative language)

Mood
(including tone, atmosphere)


Summary (go back to the main idea and the overall impact it has on you, the reader)