Category Archives: Literature

Review – The Fall of House of Usher

As we didn´t meet our last class and countdown for our test begins, let´s have a look at some review questions. You must be prepared to answer these questions orally in class on Thursday 20/11.  Name four examples of word … Continue reading

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The fall of the House of Usher – Themes

In class and at home, we read the short story by Edgar Allan Poe “The Fall of the House of Usher”. We took the opportunity to review the literary term “theme” and we had a look at the following presentation … Continue reading

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The fall of the house of Usher

Watch this animation trailer and answer the questions below as comments: 1) Now that you have read the story, do you think the animation was good? Why or why not? 2) What elements/ symbols that you found in the story … Continue reading

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The Witches – Plot branch

Udate!! Several more storyboards have arrived at our blog. To see your work click on your name beneath the post. It’s looking good! We are reading the Witches and have now read our way through half of the book. We … Continue reading

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Oliver Twist

  Answer the questions based on the movie Oliver twist movie questions from Pato_Ch  

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Poems by Benjamin Zephaniah

Neighbours I am the type you are supposed to fear Black and foreign Big and dreadlocks An uneducated grass eater. I talk in tongues I chant at night I appear anywhere, I sleep with lions And when the moon gets … Continue reading

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The Witches

 What are stereotypes? Stereotypes are characteristics ascribed to groups of people involving gender, race, national origin and other factors. These characteristics tend to be oversimplifications of the groups involved, however. For example, someone who meets a few individuals from a … Continue reading

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Loser

The story is called LOSER because the main character keeps losing things. Have you ever lost something really important? Share your anecdote with us.

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