Dulce Et Decorum Est (Wilfred Owen) teaching resources.
Our Dulce Et Decorum Est teaching resource consists of a 53 slide PowerPoint and 19 pages of worksheets. Resources cover a range of lessons and activities ideal for teaching the poem at KS4 / GCSE. The resources can be used as standalone lessons on Dulce Et Decorum Est or incorporated into a wider unit of work on war poetry. The resource includes a range of detailed and stimulating lessons and activities for students of all abilities. Issues covered include:
A biography of Wilfred Owen
The historical and social context of Dulce Et Decorum Est - World War One, trench warfare, war propaganda posters and poetry - film footage included
An introduction to the poem including a video and audio reading of 'Dulce Et Decorum Est'
A copy of 'Dulce Et Decorum Est'
Consolidation of understanding and comprehension tasks
Wilfred Owen's use of imagery in Dulce Et Decorum Est
Structure and poetic techniques in the poem
Modelling the use of P.E.E. when writing an analysis of the poem
The theme and message of Dulce Et Decorum Est
Links to Wilfred Owen website, more war poetry, audio video reading of Dulce Et Decorum Est, BBC history WWI resources, Recruiting and war propaganda posters
53 slide PowerPoint analysis of Dulce Et Decorum Est
19 pages of worksheets to accompany the PowerPoint resources