Author Archives: Pat

Poem: Rooms

Rooms BY CHARLOTTE MEW I remember rooms that have had their part      In the steady slowing down of the heart. The room in Paris, the room at Geneva, The little damp room with the seaweed smell, And that ceaseless … Continue reading

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A View from the Bridge: Review

This year we are going to review the play we read in Senior 1. Lots of material to analyse and download A view from the bridge from krowland

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Writing your third term paper

Before writing your paper, take a look at these guides: A guide to writing the literary analysis essay de Pato_Ch Writing a Literary Analysis de Gayla Keesee

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Thinking, reflecting, writing….

“The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.” -Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Let`s listen to her!! The danger of a … Continue reading

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S2 and S3 are working together!!

Senior 2 will be writing an essay in pairs on the shrt story The Phoenix. Senior 3, also in pairs, will be in charge of giving feedback on those essays. In class, we have already talked about what to take … Continue reading

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Vocabulary on devastated places

Activity 1 (Tuesday 6) Read these articles in connection to disasters and make a list of words and phrases to describe devastated places. Use google drive  to share the document with all the members of your group and the teacher. … Continue reading

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Welcome Senior 1

Hello everyone! Nice to be with you again this year and to share new experiences. This year, we’ll be working on Literature and we’ll be reading poetry, stories and a drama play.           We are starting our … Continue reading

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Literary Devices: Review

Let`s work on literary devices and practice everything we know!! Trivia Quiz Game Flashcards game Complete this in your Blog: Literary terms to choose from: Allusion Climax Foreshadowing Flashback Genre Imagery Irony Metaphor Mood Narrator Onomatopeia Parody Personification Refrain Satire … Continue reading

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Senior 1

  Senior 1 plan de trabajo – dic 2016 from Pato_Ch Senior 1 esquema de contenidos nodales – dic 2016 from Pato_Ch   Attachments  Term 1 Choose 10 literary devices we have worked with and show examples of them from … Continue reading

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A View from the Bridge

Let`s work together A view from_the_bridge_intro from Pato_Ch (you can link this slideshare to your blog) Review for the term test: Get in pairs and work on this! http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english_literature/dramaviewbridge/ Leave a comment with a personal opinion about the play. Include … Continue reading

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Verse Written on her Death Bed

Overview This is a beautiful and moving poem filled with the romance of a woman who feels she has truly found her soul mate. Read the poem Thou who dost all my worldly thoughts employ, Thou pleasing source of all … Continue reading

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The Bath

After reading the story, take a look at this presentation -Do you agree with this analysis? -Leave a comment with your personal view on the themes dealt with in this short story.

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