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Poetry Focus 2017: Leaving Certificate Poems & Notes for English Higher Level
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Poetry Focus 2017: Leaving Certificate Poems & Notes for English Higher Level (Paperback)

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The trusted guide to achieving top marks in Leaving Cert Poetry

For each poet, Poetry Focus provides the following exam-focused features:

A concise biographical introduction puts the poet in context

A synopsis of each prescribed poem provides an overview of the set

Individual poem glossaries assist and extend understanding

Striking images paired with key quotes ignite the imagination

Initial response questions encourage and improve personal reactions

Study Notes on each poem provide a focused discussion of theme and style

Fresh, inspiring commentary shows students how to articulate and express to A-grade standard

Analysis sections use graded sample paragraphs with examiner's comments

Class/Homework exercises are examination-style for extra practice

Summary Points provide a snapshot of the key aspects of each poem

Leaving Cert Sample Essays with marking scheme and examiner's comments

Updated Sample Leaving Cert Questions with sample Essay Plans

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Extra features in your Ebook

* Key pop-up quotes selected for each poem

* Additional sample graded paragraphs on each poet with examiner's comments

* Investigate Further feature provides carefully selected and placed weblinks

Teachers, take some moments and treat yourself to Frances Rocks' emotive and inspirational keynote speech at INOTE 2014: The Desire to Inspire.

Children'sEducational materialEducational: English literatureEducationEducation TheorySchoolsSecondary schools Publisher: Gill Publication Date: 16/03/2015 ISBN-13: 9780717162031  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Martin Kieran is Chief Advising Examiner for Leaving Certificate Higher Level English since 2006 and has written several Leaving Certificate English textbooks. Frances Rocks is an experienced examiner and has written several Leaving Certificate English textbooks. Both authors teach in St Vincent's Secondary School, Dundalk.

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