This long PPT Presentation shows the historical, social, economic and literary aspects of the Victorian Age. It focuses on the philosophers who reacted against and in favour of the Industrial Revolution and the social consequences of the spreading
These charts compare the way Wordsworth, Coleridge and Keats approach happiness, the poet and poetry, imagination, language and nature. they can be used by the teacher to explain or as a prompt for the students to make comparisons after they have
This is a map chart for 11th-12th grade students to be studying the general features of Romanticism as a literary phenomenon. Students may fill in the empty chart while the teacher shows them features, causes and themes.
These slides describe Queen Elizabeth I through the famous portraits which have given us her image. The analysis of the portraits shows her sense of majesty and the messages she wanted to give her people.
An activity for students of 10th-11th grade who are learning the 17th century history. The activity can be made in class, in pairs or groups after learning the main historical events of the 17th century.
Introduce the origins of history and literature in England to your students with an effective but quick slide show. 17 slides ranging from the first inhabitants of England to the beginning of literature and Beowulf, the anglo-saxon epic poem.
A PPT Presentation about the XX Century. The historical, social and literary backgrounds, the causes of the deep crisis which affected the period of Modernism, the influence of philosophers and scientists such as S. Freud, A. Einstein, W. James, H