Poetry Lesson with Year 11 English

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Weaven, Mary (2011) Poetry Lesson with Year 11 English. Idiom, 47 (2). p. 49. ISSN 0046-8568


This is a poetry lesson that has become a bit of a personal 'benchmark'. I had been teaching English for about 15 years, always including poetry for each cohort, when I moved to aTAFE setting and was confronted (and affronted) by suggestions that TAFE students would not understand poetic form, and I'd be better off teaching a film instead. Ever one for a challenge, I decided to press ahead with some Bruce Dawe.

Item type Article
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/9416
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Education
Historical > FOR Classification > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy
Historical > SEO Classification > 9302 Teaching and Instruction
Keywords ResPubID23801, poetry lesson, English teaching, lesson planning
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