S6 Advanced Higher Poetry

All AH Poetry Unit (2017/2018) resources are here

Textual Analysis:

The Romantics – essay on Romanticism  The Romantics – The British Library 

Homework for return/discussion on 21st August 2018 is Reading Challenge Romantics Article (PowerPoint)

Tackling an unseen poem:

Top tips for approaching an unseen poem  (Word document)

Summer work in preparation for return in August – Two poems to be examined prior to discussion in class on 14th August 2018

Summer preparation  (Word document)

Summer Preparation (PowerPoint)

Overall list plus themes to be added as we go through the unit:

AH Poetry 2018 Themes      (Word document)

The texts – you have A3 versions of these already

AH Poetry texts handouts  (Word document)

LONDON – BLAKE

L5 London  (PowerPoint used in lessons) (PowerPoint)

Vocabulary list for discussing Blake (1) The vocabulary list you will need to know! (Word document)

Who and What- London  (Handout about Blake)  (Word document)

WESTMINSTER BRIDGE – WORDSWORTH

Westminster Bridge notes (Word document)

Composed Upon Westminster Bridge (PowerPoint)

 

SECOND COMING – YEATS

Second Coming combined (PowerPoint)

yeats thing fall apart (Word document)

AN IRISH AIRMAN FORESEES HIS DEATH – YEATS

An-Irish-airman-foresees-his-death  (PowerPoint)

 

AEDH (HE) WISHES FOR THE CLOTHS OF HEAVEN – YEATS

Cloths of Heaven  PowerPoint

 

DEATH BE NOT PROUD – DONNE

deathbenotproud (Word document)

Divine Meditation 10  (Word document)

In A Nutshell  (Word document)

NO MAN IS AN ISLAND – DONNE

No Man Is An Island Analysis (Word document)

Meditation 17 Summary and Analysis (Word document)

NO MAN IS AN ISLAND notes and analysis (Word document)

ODE TO AUTUMN – KEATS

Ode to Autumn (Word document)

To Autumn notes and analysis (Word document)

To Autumn (PowerPoint)

ON LOOKING INTO CHAPMAN’S HOMER – KEATS

Chapmans Homer (Word document)

On First Looking into Chapman detailed line by line (Word document)

On First Looking Into Chapmans Homer detailed analysis  (Word document)

HALLAIG – SORLEY MACLEAN

hallaig poster  (Word document)

hallaig essay less walcott (Word document)

This intense and visionary poem is about Hallaig (Word document)

I TOO SING AMERICA – LANGSTON HUGHES

i too sing amercia text (Word document)

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