Monthly Archives: October 2019

LION

Lion: A Long Way Home’ is the true story of Saroo Brierley, a young man adopted by an Australian couple after he became lost in India at age 5. The story centres on his memories of his early life and … Continue reading

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Tips to succed at the IGCSE Literature Exam

Check what students say about the exam Poetry Tips How to study Literature Use all these tips and your own ideas to make mindmaps with tips

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Crazy idioms by Vicky, Lola and Margui (Senior 5)

After working on idiomatic expressions, the students got together in groups and prepared posters with new idioms. Good work girls!!  

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Coming by Philip Larkin

Coming On longer evenings, Light, chill and yellow, Bathes the serene Foreheads of houses. A thrush sings, Laurel-surrounded In the deep bare garden, Its fresh-peeled voice Astonishing the brickwork. It will be spring soon, It will be spring soon— And … Continue reading

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Idiomatic Expressions

Task 1: Check out the posters. Choose 5 idioms you like, find out the meaning. Write a dialogue and include them Task 2.  Here many more!!! Choose a topic, for example:  idioms with animals, with parts of the body, etc … Continue reading

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Mock Papers

Poetry and Prose Drama

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Art and Literature

Let’s watch some videos https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-art-can-help-you-analyze-amy-e-herman https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-art-gives-shape-to-cultural-change-thelma-golden https://ed.ted.com/lessons/jane-hirshfield-the-art-of-the-metaphor Now, choose a painting that you like and work on: the artista and the art movement where the painting is (museum, important building, etc) what the painting transmits imagine the story behind the … Continue reading

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Poetry: final part

Take a look at this presentation. Choose a topic to write an essay on a poem you have not analysed.

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Essay writing

Read this poem, and then answer the question that follows it: Song: Tears, Idle Tears Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean, Tears from the depth of some divine despair Rise in the heart, and gather to the … Continue reading

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