Copywork: Later Years

Middle and high school are the years when copywork starts to do double duty by exposing students to great literature, though we do throw in fun movie/TV quotes as well.

Continue Fine Motor Skills as well – you’re never too old!

Copywork Selections

(more to be added soon)

Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849)

A Dream Within A Dream (24 lines)

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894)

Requiem (8 lines)

William Ernest Henley (1849-1903)

Invictus (12 lines)
O Gather Me the Rose (16 lines)
Over the Hills and Far Away (24 lines)

Robert Frost (1874-1963)

Fire and Ice (9 lines)
The Road Not Taken (20 lines)
Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening (16 lines)

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931)

Song of the Flower (30 lines)

Langston Hughes (1902-1967)

Dreams (12 lines)

Maya Angelou (1928-2014)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (38 lines)

J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1793)

Far Over the Misty Mountains Cold (20 lines)

misty mountains

Of course not all of our copywork looks like this; my daughter was particularly inspired by this poem! (age 13)


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