Category Archives: 2018

Writing your final paper : Step 1 (Topic, thesis statement and outline)

We are going to start working on our final paper. Choose a topic: Ernest Hemmingway: Stories Stories I suggest The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber The Snows of Kilimanjaro Cat in the Rain The Killers Ten Indians A Clean, … Continue reading

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Benjamin Zephaniah´s poetry

Here a poem by this wonderful contemporary poet In pairs, find another poem he has written and share it with the class.

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To Da-Duh, In Memoriam (story by Paule Marshall)

Paule Marshall’s short story “To Da-Duh, In Memoriam” was first published in 1967 and later included in her 1983 collection Reena, and Other Stories. Marshall was the daughter of parents who were part of the first wave of Barbadian migrants to … 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. Study guide  Complete guide to all the play A view-from-the-bridge-revision-guide from Pato_Ch   A view from the bridge from krowland

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Poem: Stabat Mater

Read this poem from your book or booklet. Get to know the poet: Sam Hunt Complete the following chart and post it in your blog. Context     Themes     Literary devices (what are they used for? What is … Continue reading

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The Destructors

After reading the story, let´s work on different aspects. Here the link to the story: The Destructors Comprehension questions Research and compare the Wormsley Common Gang with modern American gangs. Consider factors like membership, recruitment, enemies, activities, and motivations. What … Continue reading

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The Signalman (group work)

Analysis of ‘the signalman’presentation from Pato_Ch The Signalman: Charles Dickens Prepare a prezi/ggogle presentation/etc and answer the questions in a creative way! Follow the order you want. You can eliminate questions you are not interested in and you can add … Continue reading

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One Art by E. Bishop

One Art By Elizabeth Bishop The art of losing isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster. Lose something every day. Accept the fluster of lost door … Continue reading

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Mock Exam Litearature IGCSE Poetry, Prose, Drama

Poetry and prose 1 from Pato_Ch Drama 1 from Pato_Ch

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One Art by E. Bishop

One Art By Elizabeth Bishop The art of losing isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster. Lose something every day. Accept the fluster of lost door … Continue reading

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Billenium (a sci-fi story)

The Characteristics of Science Fiction • Science fiction is often based on scientific principles and technology. • Science fiction may make predictions about life in the future. • Science fiction often deals with aliens or with life on other worlds. … Continue reading

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Journey by Patricia Grace

The writer -Write briefly about the context (setting) New Zealand Maoris/Pakehas (their relatioship to the land). Why do Maori spiritual beliefs favour burial over cremation? Process of colonization and decolonization The story Analysis on the story Group work: Answer the … Continue reading

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