Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Objectives Read, understand and annotate An Irish Childhood in England 1951, applying our contextual knowledge. Read and connect a partner poem. Answer.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Objectives Read, understand and annotate An Irish Childhood in England 1951, applying our contextual knowledge. Read and connect a partner poem. Answer."— Presentation transcript:

1 Objectives Read, understand and annotate An Irish Childhood in England 1951, applying our contextual knowledge. Read and connect a partner poem. Answer any Boland class questions??? Homework: read The Poet, The Pilgrim and New Territory (EB p9-10). Look up any references you dont understand.

2 Plan for criticising a poem Read, understand and annotate, applying our contextual knowledge. Meaning? Form/structure? Figurative language? Sound? Rhetorical devices/interesting things?

3 An Irish Childhood In London:1951, p93. Meaning 1.What picture does Boland paint of England? (s1) 2.How did she feel about the move then? (s2) 3.Where is she writing about it now?(s2) 4.What picture does she paint of that place?(s2+3) 5.What choice does she wonder if she made?(s3+4) 6.How does she describe her child self?(s4) 7.What was England to her then?(s5) 8.Overall, how does she feel about it now? Understanding a poems meaning is like going on a journey – how does it get from A to B?

4 Techniques Form/structure? Figurative language? Sound? Rhetorical devices/interesting things?

5 Partner Poems To inform understanding of the core text (so no need for detailed analysis): By facilitating links or contrasts such as of: Genre Period Theme Structure Style It is the quality of the connection that counts.

6 How did we get on? Read, understand and annotate An Irish Childhood in England 1951, applying our contextual knowledge. Read and connect a partner poem. Answer any Boland class questions??? Homework: read The Poet, The Pilgrim and New Territory (EB p9-10). Look up any references you dont understand.


Download ppt "Objectives Read, understand and annotate An Irish Childhood in England 1951, applying our contextual knowledge. Read and connect a partner poem. Answer."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google