Classic Literature: Patriot Poem: Paul Revere’s Ride

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote his poem “Paul Revere’s Ride” in 1860. The poem is about how American patriot Paul Revere rode through the countryside to warn the colonists of an attack by the British during the American Revolution. Students read the beginning of the poem and then work on several skill-building activites about the poem.