©2019 by Emily Zornado. 

METER AND RHYTHM

USE POETRY AS A DEMONSTRATION

READ A POEM WITH A METRONOME

THEN HAVE THEM FIND A POEM AND READ WITH A METRONOME 

METER IN MUSIC

VS METER IN POETRY

HAVE THEM READ IT IN FOUR FOUR

VS THREE FOUR

NOW SPECIFICALLY FIND A SHAKESPEARE EXCERPT. SONNETS

READ ALOUD UNTIL YOU FIND THE MUSIC IN THE WORDS. NOTE THE SYLLABIC STRESS ETC. THERE IS