Category Archives: Senior 2 2013

Essay on “Pike”

How does Ted Hughes convey the power and violence in animals through the poem “Pike” ? Animals are living things that we see in our everyday lives yet we don’t seem to give them any importance. Very few people give … Continue reading

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Pike

Look at the picture. Which parts of the poem are connected to the parts of this fish?

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Pied Beauty: your own poem

  Look at Hopkins poem closely and note the use of language features (alliteration, simile, metaphors, imageries, and rhyme). Produce your own version of the poem and take these into account.  Hopkin’s poem deals with ‘dappled things’, yours can be on … Continue reading

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Project work: Finding our roots

Hi Senior 2 Again this year, we are working with people from different schools all over the world. Use this link Acrostic Poems to introduce yourself. Here is my introduction.   Please, share the final version of your poem with … Continue reading

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Poems and Stories review

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Horses by Edwin Muir

Watch this presentation and work in pairs. Horses from Pato_Ch Horses Those lumbering horses in the steady plough, On the bare field – I wonder, why, just now, They seemed terrible, so wild and strange, Like magic power on the … Continue reading

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