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Student discussion: Patterns

In the second of our round table discussions, Rebecca, Elliot, Yinka-Maria and Alannah, discuss patterns in ‘Patagonia’. In their discussion, they reflect on why the author may have included certain …

What is close reading?

Close reading – the practice of reading slowly, intensely, and reflectively – can help us experience poetry on a deeper level. We call it ‘close’ reading because it brings us …

What do you feel?

The word ‘feeling’ has several meanings, all of which are important when you start to read a poem. ‘Feelings’ can refer to emotions. If someone hurts our feelings they cause …

What do you feel?

The word ‘feeling’ has several meanings, all of which are important when you start to read a poem. ‘Feelings’ can refer to emotions. If someone hurts our feelings they cause …