Archivo de la categoría: Literature

For My Grandmother Knitting

In Literature, we read the poem by Liz Liz “For My Grandmother Knitting” and analysed the poem as a whole and separately each stanza. It talks about the different stages of life of a elderly aged woman who unlike what … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 3AC2018, English, Literature, Poetry, Review | Etiquetado , | Deja un comentario

Descriptions into Poems

In Language class, we were assigned, in pairs, the task of taking pictures of a representative place from or city in order to, later, write a description of it. I wrote it with Abril Terán Frías, and we chose the … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 3AC2018, Activities, English, Language, Literature, Poetry, Work in Groups, Writing & Oral | Etiquetado , | 1 comentario

“Of White Hairs & Cricket”, by Rohinton Mistry

Some weeks ago, in Literature, we discussed the story, from Carmbridge’s Stories of Ourselves, “Of White Hairs & Cricket” written by Rohinton Mistry. This one unfolds around the life of a twelve year old kid who comes to understand the … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 3AC2018, English, Essay Writings Lit, Homework, Literature, Prose, Stories, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario

Lion heart by Amanda Chong

In Literature class, as regards the IGCSE’s syllabus, we continued on reading, analysing and learning the poem Lion Heart by Amanda Chong from “Songs of Ourselves”. According to a post on the professor’s blog, in groups, we had to analyse the … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 3AC2018, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry, Term - Tests, Vocabulary, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario

Tiger in the Menagerie

After reading the poem by Emma Jones, “Tiger in the Menagerie”,  and taking notes about the literary devices and elements used that had been discussed during the lesson, we were asigned with an essay about it. We had to choose … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Essay Writings Lit, Homework, Literature, Poetry, Term - Tests, Vocabulary, Writings | Etiquetado , | Deja un comentario

THE PHOENIX ANALYSE

In Literature, we read the story ‘The Phoenix’, from Stories of Ourselves, by Sylvia Townsend Warner, and in the previous lessons, we analysed, all together, the different literary elements in the story. This is the analysation: The Phoenix Analyse from … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Essay Writings Lit, Literature, Review, Stories, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , | Deja un comentario

Analyzing Sredni Vashtar

For homework, in our Literature class, we had to develop, in groups, the analysis of the paragraphs of the story, Sredni Vashtar, assigned in class. I realised the paragraph 3 along with Alexis Stankiewich, Juan de Elia, Valentina Re & … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Important Stuff, Literature, Review, Stories, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Deja un comentario

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE (in process)

A new term, a new topic! The 3rd Term began and we started reading ‘A View from the Bridge’ by Arthur Miller, the matter of the next activity: 1. Important facts about Arthur Miller He was an American man, born … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 1AC2016, A View from the Bridge, Activities, Drama, English, Literature, Prose, Stories, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , , , | Deja un comentario

HISTORY, WAR & LOVE

The story Tyres deals with History, War and Love all through the story, going from the ordinary to the EXTRAordinary once and another again. The weekend before the winter holidays, in groups, we developed an activity in which we had … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 1AC2016, Activities, English, Literature, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , , , | Deja un comentario

An EXTRAordinary Adventure

This month, September, in Literature, we finished reading the story Tyres by Adam Thrope which dealt with three esencial elements, War (ordinary), Love (EXTRAordinary) & History. After analysing it, we applied the Theory of Rite of Passage, in groups. our … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 1AC2016, Activities, English, Literature, Stories, Theories, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , | Deja un comentario