Monthly Archives: August 2013

Essay The Planners and The City Planners by Luli Giambruni

This is the correction/final version of an essay we had to do about the poems The Planners and The City Planners. “The City Planners” by Atwood and “The City Planners by B. K. Cheng share ideas about man and nature. … Continue reading

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The Planners & The City Planners by Flor Araya (Senior 1)

We were asigned to write an essay about … with Senior 2, Pato corrected it and finally, we had to re-write it separetly. This is my correction: “The City Planners” by M.Atwood and “ThePlanners” my B.K.Cheng share ideas about man … Continue reading

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Seamus Heaney

Prepare a presentation on the following poems: Wordsworth’s Skates Star in the window.                                     Slate scrape. Bird or branch? Or the whet and scud of steel on placid ice?   Not the bootless runners lying toppled In dust in a … Continue reading

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Hunting Snake

This is what we did in class!  

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Composed upon Westminster Bridge

Watch this presentation about the poem we read in class. Earth has not anything to show more fair: Dull would he be of soul who could pass by A sight so touching in its majesty: This City now doth, like … Continue reading

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Summer Farm

Click this link: Summer Farm I created this lesson for you Hope you like it and profit from it!

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The Destructors

Do you agree with this analysis? Read carefully and leave a comment. Account for your answer.   Analysis of the Destructors by Graham Greene Joe Power, Yahoo! Contributor Network May 28, 2011 Share your voice on Yahoo! When first reading “The … Continue reading

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“When I was Fair and Young, and Favour Graced Me” by Queen Elizabeth

1. Watch this video 2. Now Read the poem “When I Was Fair and Young” When I was fair and young, then favor graced me. Of many was I sought their mistress for to be, But I did scorn them all … Continue reading

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Essay Writing Tips for Poetry

INTRODUCTION (1 paragraph) Use key words from the essay title in a brief description of what the poem is about. Comment briefly on the themes, issues, thoughts and feelings the poem explores.  Identify the narrator, the tone and viewpoint of the poem. STRUCTURE (1 or 2 paragraph) Divide the poem into sections and … Continue reading

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