Monthly Archives: April 2012

Let’s take a look at some presentations!

Last year, students read “Report to Wordsworth” with Lenny in Senior 3 and produced great presentations! Take a look, choose the ones you like and comment on them! Leave your comment on Lenny’s blog so students can read what you … Continue reading

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“The Great Gatsby”: Famous quotations

Quotes: Choose one that find interesting and important and say why it is relevant in the novel. Can you provide another quotation that you find interesting and it is not on this list? “Whenever you feel like criticizing any one…just … Continue reading

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Lament by G. Clarke

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LAMENT

Watch Do you think the picture are appropriate? Why? Watch the video about “Report to Wordsworth” What similarities with “Lament” can you find? Video

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PIKE

Poem (click to read and listen to the poem)   Is the poet talking about a “pike”? Leave your comment and support your answer with quotations from the poem.  

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PIED BEAUTY

Answer these questions What other “dappled things” in the world would you want to praise? Hopkins loved to invent new words, especially by using hyphens between two shorter words. Try coming up with your own new words. If God is … Continue reading

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