Category Archives: Senior 3 2018

Language and Literature: descriptions and poems

Pilar and I have been reading your poems and they are really good!! Creative, imaginative and thoughtful!! Now, let´s use these different web tools to give form to our project!! Choose one of the following ideas! -Create a video using … Continue reading

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Writing Poems (a project work)

In class with Pilar Pando you worked on descriptions of places and monuments. In our class, we worked on “Lionheart”, a poem dedicated to all Singaporeans based on the “merlion” , the symbolic monument that represents the pride of Singapour. Now, … Continue reading

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Mock exam : poetry and prose

Check out this mock test from 2017 0486 m17 qp_12 from Pato_Ch

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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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For My Grandmother Knitting

For my-grandmother-knitting-lewis-french from Pato_Ch After analysing the poem, write the following essay (Due Date: May 15) 1. Comment closely on how the writer deals with respect and admiration in the poem “For My Grandmother Knitting”. 2. Comment closely on how … Continue reading

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Of White Hairs and Cricket

Rohinton Mistry’s Of White Hairs and Cricket: Narration and Point of View The short story ‘Of White Hairs and Cricket’ by Rohinton Mistry (b. 1952 – ) is one of the Firozsha Baag stories from his collection of short stories Tales from the … Continue reading

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Lionheart by Amanda Chong

Amanda Chong is a lawyer trained in Cambridge and Harvard, who writes poems on her lunch breaks. A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award, her poetry has been engraved on the Marina Bay Helix Bridge and … Continue reading

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Heart and Mind

Watch the video and annotate the poem Some more analysis Choose a topic to write an essay The poem extends the argument that the heart and the mind are irrevocably different. Comment closely on this. Comment closely on how the poet … 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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IGCSE 2018: what is left?

Drama Poetry Prose Unseen Paper Taking a look at many IGCSE Unseen Papers, we can come to the conclusion that they usually deal with 5 Universal Themes: Coming of Age/Rite of Passage (maturing, growing up, passing from childhood to adulthood) … Continue reading

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