Tag Archives: Stories

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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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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Elephant by R. Carver

Let’s get to know the writer Biography Here a link to the story ELEPHANT Reading Questions (discuss with your partner) What kind of metaphorical meaning do we get from the story’s title? What is the narrator’s dependence or addiction? What … Continue reading

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The Lady in the Looking Glass: A Reflection

Virginia Woolf Biography 1 Biography 2 Role of women in the 19th C Victorian women Women in the 19th C Activity In pairs, each student will read one article from each topic and will take notes. Then, you’ll get together … 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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My Greatest ambition

Last class we read “My Greatest Ambition” and we focused on Rite of Passage. Let’s analyse the story. Think and write notes about the following: -Explain the title -Setting -Point of view -Mood -Characterization -Themes -Conflicts (Person vs Self/Person vs … Continue reading

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The Destructors

We have been working on War Poetry, a literary movement that criticized WWI. Now, we are going to read a story: THE DESTRUCTORS by G. Greene which deals with the results of WWII in Britain. The story begins by introducing … 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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The Fall of the House of Usher

Characters and Narrator Check this page and give your opinion: Point of view Analysis of the story! 1 fall of_the_house_of_usher_dis from Pato_Ch House and writing from Pato_Ch After reading the story and analysing in full detail, let`s watch a video. … 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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