Eden Rock (Part 2)

In this lesson, we will further explore the poem 'Eden Rock' by Charles Causley, focusing on language, form and structure within the poem.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 2

Question 3

Q1.What does the term ethereal mean?

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Q2.What does the term nostalgia mean?

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Q3.Causley uses the phrase 'they are waiting for me,' when describing the speaker's memory. What does the verb 'waiting' imply here?

3/3

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.What does the term ethereal mean?

1/3

Q2.What does the term nostalgia mean?

2/3

Q3.Causley uses the phrase 'they are waiting for me,' when describing the speaker's memory. What does the verb 'waiting' imply here?

3/3

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Eden Rock

This quiz will test your knowledge from the lesson today.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.What does the elegy form focus on in poetry?

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Q2.What does the term enjambment mean?

2/3

Q3.Why has Causley used the verb 'spins' in the line, 'my father spins a stone along the water'?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Eden Rock

This quiz will test your knowledge from the lesson today.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.What does the elegy form focus on in poetry?

1/3

Q2.What does the term enjambment mean?

2/3

Q3.Why has Causley used the verb 'spins' in the line, 'my father spins a stone along the water'?

3/3

Lesson summary: Eden Rock (Part 2)

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Time to move!

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For 5 mins...

Move around:
Climb stairs

On the spot:
Dance

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