This author study on poet Walt Whitman is the perfect way to introduce your students to this classic poet/author! Perfect as a pre-reading activity for your poetry unit teaching "O Captain! My Captain!" Leaves of Grass, Song of Myself, or more. Use in your Poetry Unit, poetry centers, in Literature Groups, as a supplemental activity, or as part of your author study unit! Includes Answer Key. Includes both PRINTABLE and DIGITAL VERSIONS for Distance Learning and In-Person Classrooms!