we-are-seven-by-william-wordsworth-poetry-reading-copy

Welcome to Clip from Spiral logo

Interactive video lesson plan for: We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy)

Activity overview:

17 questions

1. Describe your ideal childhood. (00:00:00)

2. Identify the use of visual imagery in this stanza and how does it help you form an impression of the little cottage girl? (00:00:00)

3. How does Wordsworth show the beauty of the rural through the imagery used to describe the little girl? (00:00:00)

4. What has Wordsworth used as a symbol of innocence? (00:00:20)

5. What is "Two of us in the churchyard lie" a euphemism for? (00:01:08)

6. Identify the use of irony in this stanza. (00:01:28)

7. Identify a use of personification here and explain the effect of it. (00:01:37)

8. Identify the use of a metaphor here and explain how it shapes meaning in the poem. (00:01:48)

9. Describe the rhythm in this stanza and the effect that it has on the reader. (00:01:56)

10. What is the metaphor that has been used to describe death? What does this tell you about the girl's attitude towards death? (00:02:13)

11. Identify the use of irony in this stanza. What effect does it create on the reader? (00:02:22)

12. What season is it and how does the setting contribute to the mood and atmosphere in this stanza? (00:02:29)

13. What is the metaphor used by Wordsworth here, to refer to death? (00:02:33)

14. What do you think is the tone of the little girl's reply to the speaker? (00:02:41)

15. Identify the use of repetition here and discuss its effect. What does this show us about the speaker's attitude towards death? (00:02:46)

16. " I was throwing words away"
What literary feature is this?
(00:02:52)

17. What are the various attitudes towards death that we see in this poem and how is sadness represented in the childhood imagination? (00:02:55)

Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.

Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip

Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans

Play this activity

1. Students enter a simple code

2. You play the video

3. The students comment

4. You review and reflect

* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities

Share on:

Share We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy) on Google+ Share We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy) on Twitter Share We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy) on Facebook Pin We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy) Email We Are Seven by William Wordsworth - Poetry Reading (copy)

Ready to see what else Spiral logo can do?

With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.

Quickfire

Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking

Discuss

Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class

Team Up

Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices

Clip

Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes

1000s of teachers use Spiral to deliver awesome, engaging activities that capture students' understanding during lessons.

Now it's your turn Sign up

Spiral Reviews by Teachers and Digital Learning Coaches

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Kathryn Laster @kklaster

Tried out the canvas response option on @SpiralEducation & it's so awesome! Add text or drawings AND annotate an image! #R10tech

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Room 220 Math Stars @3rdgradeBCE

Using @SpiralEducation in class for math review. Student approved! Thumbs up! Thanks.

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Miss Ord @ordmiss

Absolutely amazing collaboration from year 10 today. 100% engagement and constant smiles from all #lovetsla #spiral

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Adam J. Stryker @strykerstennis

Students show better Interpersonal Writing skills than Speaking via @SpiralEducation Great #data #langchat folks!

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Dr Ayla Göl @iladylayla

A good tool for supporting active #learning.

Spiral
Review of Spiral by teacher: Brett Erenberg @BrettErenberg

The Team Up app is unlike anything I have ever seen. You left NOTHING out! So impressed!

Get the Clip Chrome Extension & Create Video Lessons in Seconds

Add Clip to Chrome