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I Hear an Army

I hear an army charging upon the land,   And the thunder of horses plunging, foam about their knees: Arrogant, in black armour, behind them stand,   Disdaining the reins, with fluttering whips, the charioteers. They cry unto the night their battle-name: … Continue reading

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Futility

Do some research on Wilfred Owen and takes notes of five important facts as regards him, war and poetry. Futility BY WILFRED OWEN Move him into the sun— Gently its touch awoke him once, At home, whispering of fields half-sown. Always … Continue reading

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Project: War Poetry

This is the first part of our project this year. We’ll be working on WAR POETRY Task 1: The following questions are just a guide for you to prepare a mind map on war poetry. (you don’t need to answer the … Continue reading

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Romeo and Juliet

Senior 4 has read and analysed Romeo and Juliet. After watching 4 movie trailers and comparing and contrasting them, in groups, they prepared their own “movie trailers”. Please, check out the actors and actresses here!! By Mati Carreira, Manu, Mora … Continue reading

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If Thou Must Love Me

Task 1: She was called “the feminist Victorian writer”. Do some research and tell me why. (write answers in your folder to be discussed later) Task 2: Poem If Thou Must Love Me If thou must love me, let it … Continue reading

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3 stories connected

Watch the videos and take notes. How are the 3 stories connected? Leave a comment in the blog.

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Rooms

Rooms BY CHARLOTTE MEW I remember rooms that have had their part      In the steady slowing down of the heart. The room in Paris, the room at Geneva, The little damp room with the seaweed smell, And that ceaseless maddening … Continue reading

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Time Periods in Literature

We are going to do some research on Literary periods to understand writers and the literature that took place over different socio-historical eras. Task 1: Read and investigate Literary periods Literary periods and movements Task 2: Prepare a timeline using … Continue reading

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Anger Lay by Me

Read the poem and work on the following questions How many stanzas does th epoem have? can you find a rhyme scheme? Who is the voice? Find a personification Read the poem and write all the actions “Anger” performs. What … Continue reading

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The Caged Skylark

Task 1 The writer of this poem is Gerard manley Hopkins. What do you know about him? -Check your notes from last year with Pia, or search for information and write down 5 important things about him. -He was a … Continue reading

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Review on Literary Devices

Last year, when we analysed poems and stories, we paid attention to literary devices that are used to enrich the texts.Here some games to review some of them Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Are there new terms for you? … Continue reading

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Working on Connectors

Class 1 (March 3) Task 1 Ex 1      Ex 2    Ex 3    Ex 4     Ex 5     Ex 6    Ex 7    Ex 8     Ex 9     Ex 10 As you work on the different exercises (if any … Continue reading

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