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Transcript of TPCASTT
This is a process to help you
organize your analysis
You will make a note sheet
that looks like
Analyze the title first.
What do you predict this poem will be about?
Write down your predictions.
The next step is often omitted, but it is the most important!!!!
READ THE POEM
Paraphrasing is putting something in your own words.
After reading the poem, rewrite it in your own words.
This may be bullet points, three sentences or a page...depending on the particular poem.
Analyze the figures of speech and sound effects of the poem.
This includes poetic devices such as: imagery, alliteration, similes, metaphors, rhyme, symbolism, etc.
These elements add to the meaning.
Tone is the attitude of the speaker toward the subject of the poem
If there is a change in…
This should always be noted as this also affects the meaning.
At this time, you should reconsider the title.
Were you right in your predictions?
What other meanings might the title have in light of your analysis?
Next, the biggie….
theme is the general insight into life conveyed by the author through his/her work.
a common thread or repeated idea
usually connected to the conflict and the aftermath
like a moral or lesson!! (**NOT A Just TOPIC**)
Follow your own path for true happiness .
(Topic = Individuality)
Sacrifices bring rewards.
(Topic = Sacrifice)