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Raising Awareness on Saving Energy through Poetry

Work on this survey Get in pairs or groups and choose an article to read: Articles Write an article on energy for the newspaper using this link Send the link to email: pat.chujman@lascumbres.edu.ar Read a selection of poems PSoc-GreenPack 1. … Continue reading

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The Son’s Veto by T. Hardy

In your opinion, what is missing in this video? The Son’s Veto

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Poetry: Review

Click on the link: Literature IGCSE and watch the audio-visual presentations based on the poems we have read. Which one do you find really useful? Which one calls your attention and why? Which poem is your favourite? Why? Can you … Continue reading

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Wilfred Owen: Dulce Et Decorum Est

Watch this video Answer these questions with a partner and get ready to discuss them next class. Summarise what the poem is about in no more than 4 sentences. How does the poet make an impact on the reader in … Continue reading

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“Hunting Snake”

Although ‘Hunting Snake’ is clearly about a snake that the poem’s speaker once saw, and about the fear and awe that it created in her, it may also perhaps be read in a different way. Some points for classroom discussion: … Continue reading

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“The Great Gatsby”: Famous quotations

Quotes: Choose one that find interesting and important and say why it is relevant in the novel. Can you provide another quotation that you find interesting and it is not on this list? “Whenever you feel like criticizing any one…just … Continue reading

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LAMENT

Watch Do you think the picture are appropriate? Why? Watch the video about “Report to Wordsworth” What similarities with “Lament” can you find? Video

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PIED BEAUTY

Answer these questions What other “dappled things” in the world would you want to praise? Hopkins loved to invent new words, especially by using hyphens between two shorter words. Try coming up with your own new words. If God is … Continue reading

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A Poison Tree

Look at how this poem was illustrated. Do you think the pictures explains the poem? Explain. What is your reflection on the poem? Choose a line you like and say why.

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Virgina Woolf’s letter to her husband

Dearest, I feel certain that I am going mad again. I feel we can’t go through another of those terrible times. And I shan’t recover this time. I begin to hear voices, and I can’t concentrate. So I am doing … Continue reading

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