IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)

IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
IGCSE Poetry: "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott (Worksheets + Teacher's Guide)
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This handout / worksheet is designed to enable an in-depth teaching and preparation of the poem "Marrysong" by Dennis Scott. The poem is also on the IGCSE English Literature curriculum for exams in 2020 and 2021..

The handout includes:

1) Short biography and introduction to the poet - Dennis Scott

2) The poem text with information about the context of composition, line numbers to facilitate a close-reading, and a glossary of unusual or difficult vocabulary.

3) Definition, examples and short treatise about the functions of extended metaphors in literature (relevant for a deeper understanding of the poem).

4) Comprehension, close reading and analysis questions.

5) Additional writing tasks and creative writing prompts.

6) Teacher's section and guide with:

1. Poem Analysis and Commentary

2. Sample Essay Question Response

Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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