Archivo de la categoría: Poetry

IS IT REAL?

Throughout the third term, we have separately analysed different poems. In pairs, we had to choose a poem from our classbook Songs of Ourselves and create a presentation elaborating on the background life of the author, the movement the poem … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, E-portfolio, English, Literature, Poetry | Etiquetado | Deja un comentario

Pictures into Poems

In Literature, throughout this last term, we have been working on several poems and now is the time for us to write one. We had to base it on a picture of our own. This is the picture I chose … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry | Deja un comentario

After by Philip Bourke Marston

In the past three Literature classes we have been working in pairs each focusing on one different poem from the other. We began digging into the Literary Movement that it belonged to and learning about the life of the author. … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry, Review, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , | 4 comentarios

Art as a Form of Creation!

Now that we have finished analysing all the poems from the movement contextualized in the First World War; War Poetry. The totality of these criticised war and everything that caused it and the foregoing consequences. Yesterday for Literature class we … Sigue leyendo

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Are we self-destructive?

In this first term, we have been reading several poems from the War Poetry genre related to death. We were divided in different groups and each of them was assigned a different poem which we had to analyse and create … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, E-portfolio, English, Literature, Poetry | Etiquetado | Deja un comentario

Students teaching students

In Literature, we have been discussing the genre «war poetry». With the rising of the First World War, which changed the traditional ways of fighting, various poets were inspired to write to capture their opposition against war. In order to … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry, Review, Term - Tests, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario

How did WW1 affect Literature?

In this first part of the term, in Literature, as an introduction to the poem «The Death Bed», by Seigfried Sassoon, we were introduced to the genre of War Poetry. It deals with the totality of poems about the First … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 4AC2019, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry, Work in Groups | Etiquetado | Deja un comentario

Literature Review

Now that the year has finished and we have accomplished our goal of sitting for the Literature IGCSE prepared with all the content that we needed, Pato Chujman, our Literature professor, assigned as the task of writing a review about … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 1AC2016, 2AC2017, 3AC2018, Activities, English, Literature, Poetry, Prose, Review, Writings | Etiquetado , , , | 1 comentario

‘She was a Phantom of Delight’

In order to practise for the upcoming Literature IGCSE exams, we have been asked to choose one of the poems which we found most difficult. Then, we would be given an essay question for us to answer. I chose ‘She … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 3AC2018, Activities, English, Essay Writings Lit, Homework, Literature, Poetry, Review | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario

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