Anne Frank Huis - Andrew Motion
The poem Anne Frank Huis refers to Anneliese Marie who was born in 1929 in Frankfurt to Jewish parents. After the Nazi came to power in Germany Adolf Hitler became the chancellor and the Frank family fled to Amsterdam. The Nazis occupied in Netherlands in 1942 and...
Anne Frank Huis
Even now, after twice her lifetime of grief
and anger in the very place, whoever comes
to climb these narrow stairs, discovers how
the bookcase slides aside, then walks through
shadow into sunlit rooms, can never help
but break her secrecy again. Just listening
Charge of the Light Brigade – Lord Tennyson
Anthem for Doomed Youth – Wilfred Owen
Where have all the flowers gone – Pete Seeger
Anne Frank huis – Andrew Motion
Leave Taking – Cecil Rajendra
The Seven Ages of Man – William Shakespeare
Paying Calls – Thomas Hardy
Mid Term Break...
• Paying Calls by Thomas Hardy 9
• Anne Frank huis by Andrew Motion 12
• Night Mail by W.H.Auden 14
• Monkeys by Punyakante Wijenaike 17
• The Village by the Sea by Anita Desai 20
• Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte 37
Poem: Mid–Term Break by Seamus Heanney
* What was Anne Frank's life like in hiding?
Anne was never allowed to make a noise in hiding because, if she did, they could've gotten caught. so, she couldn't do anything that makes a noise, like, flushing a toilet. None of them were allowed...
* How did hiding influence Anne Frank’s life...
➢ The life of Anne Frank
➢ Book Summary
➢ Book Activities
Born on June 12, 1929, Anne Frank was a Jewish girl and only 13 years old when...
ways to connect literature to my life and what life is all about. I could relate situations of my life to all of the different varieties of stories, poems, and plays that we have read as a class over this semester. I feel everyone is able to find some literature that they can connect with, whether they...
of Anne Frank p.76-175
The people who are protecting Anne and her family are getting sick in the secret Annex and
Anne’s father is nervous about some important business talks going on downstairs. Since Anne’s
father is sick, her mom wants to say prayers with her but she doesn’t let her. Anne finds...
became a professor at Bowdoin and, later, at Harvard College. His first major poetry collections were Voices of the Night (1839) and Ballads and Other Poems(1841). Longfellow retired from teaching in 1854 to focus on his writing, living the remainder of his life in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in a former headquarters...
Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Archidamian War by Donald Kagan
The Art of Fiction by Henry James
The Art of War by Sun Tzu
As I Lay...
Hans Litten, and his thoughtful, inspirational poem written to Adolf Hitler during World War II and the Holocaust, our thoughts should be just that, our thoughts. No one should be allowed to tell you how to think, and it appears that the infamous Anne Frank, along with the other members of the Annex, agreed...
The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, the poem titled “Fear” by Eva Pickova and the poem “On Speaking Up for Each Other” by Martin Niemoller. Each of these readings focus on how doing something in life can really make a difference.
The Diary of Anne Frank by Francis Goodrich...
Battle of Ypres, Lieutenant Alexis Helmer was killed. At his graveside, his friend John McCrae, M.D., of Guelph, Ontario, Canada wrote the memorable poem In Flanders Fields as a salute to those who perished in the Great War. Published in Punch on 8 December 1915, it is still recited today, especially...
A. Imagine being in hiding for 2 years and then being caught and taking to a camp and forced to work all because of where you are from.
B. Have you ever been judged or looked at different because of the way you do things.
C. The main purpose of my speech is...
Anne Bradstreet was the only real American poet of her time, and a talented
writer. As such, her works are historically significant. She was born in England, but
traveled at the age of 16 to the Puritan settlements in the Massachusetts Bay colonies, in
British America (Hart 94). This is where she...
viewpoints about war. These different ideas are explored in the texts we have studied in this unit; ‘Zlata’s Diary written in 1992, ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ compiled during World War II, ‘The Solider’ by Rupert Brook, and ‘Futilty’ by Wilfred Owen, portray a variety of messages about war.
become one of the world's most famous victims of World War II. Her name was Anne Frank, and her parents were Edith Frank Hollandar and Otto Frank. She had one sister, Margot, who was three years older than she was.
Anne led a happy and normal childhood, and on her 13th birthday she received a diary...
comfort and support.
Anne Frank begins her diary with the hope that she will be able to reveal everything to it, since she feels that she has never truly been able to confide in anyone. She tells the story of how she acquired the diary on Friday, June 12, her thirteenth birthday. Anne wakes up at six in...
Compare and Contrast ‘the Day the Lady Died’ by Frank O’ Hara with ‘Mid-Term Break’ by Seamus Heaney. How Do the Poets Deal with the Experience of Death and Grief in Two Very Different Circumstances and Culture?
Compare and contrast ‘the day the lady died’ by Frank O’ Hara with ‘Mid-term break’ by Seamus Heaney...
exposed to the world of literature in English. The Macmillan
edition of the prescribed novels should be used in the classroom.
Poems, non fiction and drama texts mentioned in the
syllabus are available here. Reproduction of them
commercially in any form is entirely prohibited as...
Leather of stocking Tales
· Ralph Waldo Emerson described the self-reliance, over-soul, nature. His famous work is Concord Hymn (poem)
· Henry David Thoreau: Walden is his masterpieces
_ The Boston Brahmins: was the upper class new York society.
· Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: The...
Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as the second daughter of Otto Frank and Edith Hollander Frank. Anne spent the first few years of her life in a mixed neighborhood of Christian and Jewish children, and spent many afternoons playing with her older sister, Margot. In March...
paper. After her death her sister published a book with all her works, her “Letters to the world.” One of her poems starts like this … “I’m a no body! Who are you?
Are you a no body, too?”
Her poem is a letter to all young children who feel alone. Emily admits to being a “Nobody” and what’s more, she seems...
and contrast the diary that Anne Frank wrote and a drama that we saw in class.
I think that the diary and drama are similar because they are both about Anne Frank. Also the diary and drama both try to talk about the importance of Anne Frank. The importance of Anne Frank is huge in schools because...
Mrs. Lundberg- Lewis
The non-fiction play, “The Diary of Anne Frank” by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich has a lot of similar points as the poem, “Identity” by Julio Noboa Polanco because Julio and Anne both were individuals. Anne always speaks her mind, not caring what other people think of...
is a force of nature that causes people to act in unexpected ways, as shown through John Greene’s novel, “The Fault in our Stars;” Edgar Allen Poe’s poem, “Annabel Lee;” and Rose Magritte’s painting, The Lovers.
In John Greene’s novel, “The Fault in Our Stars,” love causes a teenager with cancer to act...
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
By: Anne Frank
Report By: Shaylei Kooima
The book I chose to read is Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl written by Anne Frank. The book was written during World War II while many people were being punished by the leader of Germany, Adolf Hitler for what they...
each others' best friends. They created the kingdom of Gondal and wrote all kinds of epic stories and poems set in that realm. Charlotte and Branwell were in charge of Angria proper, while Emily and Anne (the youngest) ran the neighboring kingdom of Gondal.
Charlotte's next adventure was going to school...
The only poems by Emily Brontë that were published in her lifetime were included in a slim volume by Brontë and her sisters Charlotte and Anne titled Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell (1846), which sold a mere two copies and received only three unsigned reviews in...
• 7) Roger Williams (c. 1603-1683): A Key Into the Language of America; The Bloody
Tenet of Persecution
8) Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672): “Prologue”; The Tenth Muse; Contemplations;
“Upon the Burning of Our House”; “As Weary Pilgrim”; Meditations