Robert Frost Lessons Through Everyday Life
Overview <ul><li>Biography </li></ul><ul><li>Career Notes </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Poems </li></ul><ul><li>- Road Not Tak...
Biography Frost was born 26 March 1874 in San Francisco.  He later moved to the New England area around 11 years old.  He ...
Career <ul><li>Arguably one of the Greatest American Poets </li></ul><ul><li>Frost’s poetry career initially faced a lot o...
Road  Not  Taken This is Frost’s most popular poem.  It has inspired countless people to be an individual .  Two roads div...
Mending Wall “ GOOD FENCES, MAKE GOOD NEIGHBORS ”
Fire and  Ice Frost had a belief that life would face two possible endings, which he indicated in this poem. Some say the ...
Death  of  a  Hired  man “ Home  is the place, when you  have  to go there, they  have  to take you in”
Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening Frost thought that stopping to take a time out  every once in a while  was a good...
Quotes from Robert Frost “ A Liberal Man Is Too Broad To Choose His Side In A Quarrel” “ I write to find out what  I didn’...
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Robert Frost: Lessons Through Everyday Life

  1. 1. Robert Frost Lessons Through Everyday Life
  2. 2. Overview <ul><li>Biography </li></ul><ul><li>Career Notes </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Poems </li></ul><ul><li>- Road Not Taken </li></ul><ul><li>- Mending Wall </li></ul><ul><li>- Fire & Ice </li></ul><ul><li>- Death of a Hired Man </li></ul><ul><li>- Stopping by the Woods </li></ul><ul><li> on a Snowy Evening </li></ul><ul><li>IV. Quotes </li></ul>
  3. 3. Biography Frost was born 26 March 1874 in San Francisco. He later moved to the New England area around 11 years old. He spent most of his life here and it played a pivotal role in his work. Frost taught at various levels and had a strong interest in nature and science, though he never earned a formal degree. He also ran a farm that was handed down from his grandfather where he raised his family. He was married and had 6 children. Unfortunately, death plagued the Frost family, which took his father, mother, sister, wife, and two of his children.
  4. 4. Career <ul><li>Arguably one of the Greatest American Poets </li></ul><ul><li>Frost’s poetry career initially faced a lot of opposition in America. It was not </li></ul><ul><li>until he moved his family to England that he tasted real success. </li></ul><ul><li>Published over 20 books over his career </li></ul><ul><li>Awarded 4 Pulitzer Prizes </li></ul>Robert Frost looked at life and nature through a completely different lens. He had an extraordinary fondness for the natural world and human nature. He captured everyday life in a unique way
  5. 5. Road Not Taken This is Frost’s most popular poem. It has inspired countless people to be an individual . Two roads diverge In a yellow wood And I took the one Less travelled by And that has made All the difference
  6. 6. Mending Wall “ GOOD FENCES, MAKE GOOD NEIGHBORS ”
  7. 7. Fire and Ice Frost had a belief that life would face two possible endings, which he indicated in this poem. Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I’ve tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice .
  8. 8. Death of a Hired man “ Home is the place, when you have to go there, they have to take you in”
  9. 9. Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening Frost thought that stopping to take a time out every once in a while was a good thing
  10. 10. Quotes from Robert Frost “ A Liberal Man Is Too Broad To Choose His Side In A Quarrel” “ I write to find out what I didn’t know”

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