The following poems have been used for this collection of resources:
'Lady feeding cats'
'The Snow Gum'
The resources in this zip file include:
1. Analysis Questions
A selection of questions for: Lady feeding cats; Wombat; The snowgum; Nesting time; The moths; The fireflies; The waterlily; Cave painting
2. Connecting Titles, Distinctly Visual Features and Language
A mix and match style activity as revision for: Lady feeding cats; Wombat; The snowgum; Nesting time; The moths; The fireflies; The waterlily; Cave painting
3. Effective Summarisation
A summary work sheet that explores all aspects of the poem and allows students to organise their notes efficiently. There is one for each poem.
4. General Comparison and Analysis Grid
An excellent tool for exam revision - an initial grid which covers all aspects of the poems, and then an essay which applies that knowledge.
5. Language Wheel
One for each poem.
6. Pre-Reading Synthesis Task on Lady Feeding the Cats
Three great warm-up activities to introduce the poem.
7. Reading Between the Lines (and ranking them!)
For each of the eight poems, rank the thematic statements in level of importance and then reflect on their importance as a whole. An excellent revision tool. The poems are: Lady Feeding Cats; Wombat; Cave Painting; Waterlily; The Moths; The Fireflies; The Snow Gum; Nesting Time