This detailed 20 slide PowerPoint has been developed to assist teachers in delivering a detailed analysis of Heaney’s “The Forge” to Literature students.
There are detailed questions that prompt critical stanza-by-stanza analysis from pupils. Each set of questions enables pupils to focus on identifying and analysing poetic methods (AO2) and strengthening their understanding of the poem.
There are detailed and focused analyses of each stanza, focusing on poetic methods (AO2) to supplement the initial notes taken by students.
Also included in this document:
-Context on Seamus Heaney (AO3)
-Context on “The Forge” (AO3)
-Initial reading questions
-Questions on the Themes of The Past and The Creative Process
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Seamus Heaney CCEA A Level Poetry Analysis
This bundle contains PowerPoints on every Seamus Heaney poem in the current CCEA AS Specification. These PowerPoints have been designed to promote student success in their exam response to Seamus Heaney's poetry, and each one contains the following: - Detailed, line-by-line analysis of poetic devices and language for each poem (AO2) - Contextual information on Heaney and specific context on each poem (AO3) - Questions on the relevant themes of each poem to assist with the thematic connections with Frost's poetry (AO4) - Detailed stanza-by-stanza/line-by-line questions to prompt critical analysis from pupils (AO2) - Pre-reading tasks and post-analysis questions to consolidate understanding of the poem Poems include- Personal Helicon, The Forge, The Peninsula, The Wife’s Tale, Bogland, The Harvest Bow, The Railway Children, The Summer of Lost Rachel, Postscript, ‘Had I not been awake’, The Conway Stewart, The Baler.
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