An introduction to Simon Armitage's Remains - a study of the mental trauma of war. Other articles of interest: Remains: Simon Armitage and “The man he killed” for IOC https://www.loom.com/share/5592cc9da9f242d889f7be532021b003 Read More "Remains – An introduction"
A visualiser introduction to Hughes' poem, not solely for AQA.... https://www.loom.com/share/78f0b4beb67f4b18a628d1d255ff8e93 Read More "Bayonet Charge -an introduction"
A visualiser introduction to Heaney's poem. This should be used alongside this article: Storm on the Island: reflection https://www.loom.com/share/708bdf1a449c4468abd1b15fb5c19e9e Read More "Storm on the Island: an introduction"
A visualiser introduction to Owen's poem Exposure. This is not board specific but is aimed at students and teachers at GCSE level and beyond. https://www.loom.com/share/0b53cc02d8074d7fb2941500271405a3 Read More "Exposure: An introduction"
A visualiser introduction to Tennyson's poem. This will be useful for AQA Power and Conflict, though I do try to write in a way that makes the piece relevant to any listener: student and teacher. Other linked articles could be: …
Another visualiser introduction to a poem taught at GCSE in the AQA Power and Conflict spec. https://www.loom.com/share/3dfd5d6543d645f99cda58a6047db691 Read More "The Prelude (boat stealing): An introduction"
Another visualiser introduction to poetry for students at or around GCSE ... https://www.loom.com/share/61d27d0786424e09b4174f149829b1e1 Read More "London (Blake): an introduction"
I have used the poem Ozymanidas to try to show how the Iambic Pentameter can be used by a poet to emphasise and clarify ideas at the heart of a poem. I hope it is useful. Shakespeare Sonnets in year …
This is another visualiser introduction for students reading poetry at GCSE level: Shelley's Ozymandias. I hope it is useful. https://www.loom.com/share/141f942698bc496f8e636015105c2b3a Read More "Ozymandias: An introduction"
Recently we set this poem as an unseen for Year 10, studying IGCSE Literature (Edexcel). It is also a set text at GCSE in some boards. It is long for an unseen and I want to capture the highlights as …