Presentation on theme: "Poem : Sympathy Class : 9th Subject : English"— Presentation transcript:
1Poem : Sympathy Class : 9th Subject : English Govt. High School Gandhi Nagar, PatialaPoem : SympathyClass : 9thSubject : EnglishName of Students:Sukhwinder, Lakhwinder, Kuldeep, Malkeet, Om Parkash, Harpreet, Davinder, Pardeep, Mandeep, Joti
2POET : Charles MackayCharles Mackay ( ) was a Scottish song-writer. An editor of The Illustrated London News, he published several volumes of verse. His poems were very popular with the reading public and many of these are set to music.
3Contents Objectives Skills required Previous knowledge Testing Gist of the poemModel ReadingRecapitulationQueries
4ObjectivesTo enable the students feel the thought and imagination in the poem.To enable the students to recite the poem rhythmically with proper stress and intonation.To help them to understand the idea and message of the poem.
5Skills RequiredStudents should have a basic knowledge of rhymes in their mother tongue.Students should be able to read, write and understand simple sentences of English.
6Previous Knowledge Testing Answer the following questions.Who helps us in trouble ?What is greater than money ?
7Model ReadingI lay in sorrow, deep distressed,My grief a proud man heard;His looks were cold, he gave me gold,But not a Kindly word.
8Model Reading My sorrow passed – I paid him back The gold he gave to me ;Then stood erect and spoke my thanksAnd blessed his charity.
9Model Reading I lay in want, and grief, and pain A poor man passed my way,He bound my head, he gave me bread,He watched me night and day.
10Model Reading How shall I pay him back again For all he did to me ? Oh, gold is great, but greater farIs heavenly sympathy.
11Glossary The teacher will explain meaning of difficult words. GLOSSARY MEANINGSorrow : sadnessProud : haughtyErect : uprightCharity : kindnessHeavenly : belonging to heavenSympathy : feeling of compassion
12Let Us AnswerHow did the proud man help the poet when he was in trouble ?What did he not give to the poet ?Did the poet pay him back ?How did the poor man help the poet ?Write in your own words the message the poem conveys.
13BibliographyEnglish Main Course Book for class 9th published by Punjab School Education BoardPictures from Internet