Produced for K-12 educators, Teach This Poem features one poem a week from our online poetry collection, accompanied by interdisciplinary resources and activities designed to help teachers quickly and easily bring poetry into the classroom. The series is written by our Educator in Residence, Dr. Madeleine Fuchs Holzer, and is available for free via email.
Rising Sun, by Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891). Medium: ink and color on silk. Dimensions: 80 x 23.5 cm. The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936. www.metmuseum.org.