OCR Anthology ‘Conflict’ (Anthem for Doomed Youth)

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Key takeaways
An understanding of the form of the poem.
To be able to analyse some linguistic features.
To be able to analyse some structural features.
Ross ComfortHost: Ross is currently the Deputy Head of the Junior School of their 3-18 school. Since qualifying as a teacher in 2012, he has taught KS3, KS4 and KS5 English literature and Language.

'Anthem for Doomed Youth' by Wilfred Owen is a poem that describes the horrors of war. In this class, students will be analysing this poem to gain a better understanding of the form of the poem as well as analyse some linguistic and structural features. This class will help students in Years 9 - 11 feel more prepared for their OCR GCSE and give them a better understanding of poetry!

Have you seen these classes?: Unseen Poetry Analysis Part 1Unseen Poetry Comparative AnalysisComparing Poems: Family Relationships

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for Years 10 and 11 or eager Year 9 students.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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