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Here many more!!! Choose a topic, for example:  idioms with animals, with parts of the body, etc and prepare a poster similar to the ones in the examples above.

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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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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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If (by Rudyard Kipling)

If— BY RUDYARD KIPLING Listen to the poem If this poem was written today, what would you think of the author? Would he be famous and admired? Why/Why not?  

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Poem: Tears, Idle Tears

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 eyes, In looking on the happy autumn-fields, And thinking of the days … Continue reading

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Every movie teaches a lesson

Lessons the movie teaches the audience:  Here 3 lessons you can learn while and after watching the movie. For each lesson, explain when in the movie the lesson takes place, who teaches it and what you think about it. Then, … Continue reading

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Writing a Literary Essay

What Is a Literary Essay? A literary analysis essay is an academic assignment that examines and evaluates a work of literature or a given aspect of a specific literary piece. It tells about the big idea or theme of a … Continue reading

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Ode on Melancholy (Part 1)

TASK 1: What is melancholy? Can you find a definition? TASK 2: Find a definition for ODE. The author: John Keats TASK 3: Read his biography and take notes involving important event in his life that influenced his writings. https://www.britannica.com/biography/John-Keats/The-year-1819 … Continue reading

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Encuentro #10

Y llegamos a nuestro último encuentro!! Algunos de ustedes ya casi tienen su charla lista….y otros aún están escribiendo. Hoy nos reunimos para trabajar profundamente en cada charla y para despedir este hermoso ciclo juntos! De ahora en más, nos … Continue reading

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There Will Come Soft rains (review)

There will come_soft_rains powerpoint from Pato_Ch More ideas that will help you Relationship between the family (man) and nature The automated house of Bradbury’s story presents itself as the perfect environment for human beings—a space that readily caters to nearly every imaginable … Continue reading

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The Lady in the Looking Glass: A Reflection

Virginia Woolf Answer the following questions in your blog.  Notice how the mirror in the first paragpraph is set up as the frame for a kind of a portrait. The unnamed narrator attempts to construct a portrait of the Isabella … Continue reading

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