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Atmosphere and symbolism in poetry. LO’s: By the end of this lesson students will... Understand what atmosphere and symbolism are. Be able to apply this knowledge by analysing a poem. Describe the feelings that come to mind after reading these words:. Sorrow. Darkness. Dreary. Bleak.

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Atmosphere and symbolism inpoetry.

  • LO’s:

  • By the end of this lesson students will...

  • Understand what atmosphere and symbolism are.

  • Be able to apply this knowledge by analysing a poem.


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Describe the feelings that come to mind after reading these words:

Sorrow

Darkness

Dreary

Bleak

Grave

Lost

Stern

Stillness

Ghost

Melancholy


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  • All of these words are from a very famous poem. Make some guesses about the setting and atmosphere of the poem such as:

  • What time of day is it?

  • What time of year?

  • How is the author feeling?

  • Is he alone or with other people?


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The Raven

byEdgar Allan Poe

http://www.ojai.net/swanson/theraven.htm


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Line:

Technique:

Effect:


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What might have happened to the character before the events of the poem happen?


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Why does Edgar Allan Poe use a raven instead of another bird as the major symbol of this poem?

Why not...?


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What might we associate

with ravens?


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So…

We could say that Edgar Allan Poe sets the scene and creates

an atmosphere by...

Also he uses the raven to symbolise…


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Atmosphere and symbolism inpoetry.

  • LO’s:

  • By the end of this lesson students will...

  • Understand what atmosphere and symbolism are.

  • Be able to apply this knowledge by analysing a poem.


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