Category Archives: Senior 1 2019

The Lemon Orchard

The story: annotated 41dbb416e2386133b7817ae2482c4fd5211fc9a1_1 (1) Prepare a presentation to post in your blog including some of the followin information (pair work): Answer questions 1) What is the significance of the division in the two rows of trees and the ‘parallel … Continue reading

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The Lemon Orchard (background)

Here some previous work before Reading the story. Task #1 What was Apartheid? When did it start and when did it finish? Who supported Apartheid? Who opposed Apartheid? What were the beliefs behind this movement? How did it end? Sources … Continue reading

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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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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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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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There Will Come Soft Rains

Ray Bradbury is the author of this great Sci-Fi story. Who was Ray Bradbury? Find out https://www.biography.com/writer/ray-bradbury http://www.raybradbury.com/bio.html https://jgdb.com/biography/author-ray-bradbury SCIENCE FICTION (Sci Fi)– stories that often tell about science and technology of the future involving partially true fictions laws or … Continue reading

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Cetacean by Peter Reading

Poet Peter Reading was born on 27 July 1946 in Liverpool, England. He worked as a school teacher in Liverpool (1967-8) and at Liverpool College of Art where he taught Art History (1968-70). He was Writer in Residence at Sunderland … Continue reading

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The Open Boat

Prepare a google presentation in groups with the following ideas: -Read about Naturalism and Realism. Explain what they mean and their basic differences. Video https://literarydevices.net/naturalism/ -Comment on the importance of nature in the story. Make reference to man and nature. … Continue reading

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Conflicts in Literature

conflicts in literature from Pato_Ch

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The Open Boat: writer and context of production

Senior 1 has prepared a great presentation on the writer of The Open Boat and the context in which the story takes place! They worked collaboratively on the same google presentation. The open boat writer and context from Pato_Ch

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In Praise of Creation

After working on the author and context, let’s read the poem together! In praise-of-creation from Pato_Ch

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In Praise of Creation by Elizabeth Jennings

Activities before reading the poem TASK 1: Write a short biography of the writer TASK 2: 20thc Literature in England was characterized by 2 important movements: Modernism and Post-modernism. Do some research and write their main characteristics. Here some links … Continue reading

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