Valentine Carol Ann Duffy - teaching resource
Valentine by Carol Ann Duffy
A 35-slide editable PowerPoint-based GCSE teaching resource (with 5 worksheets) for Valentine by Carol Ann Duffy.
- A brief biography of Carol Ann Duffy.
- Analysis of the poem and discussion of ideas and consolidation.
- Structure & language - Discuss how Duffy uses structure and imagery.
- Style and form - Analysis of Duffy's style and form and the use of poetic devices in Valentine.
- Language - Exploration of word choices and using quotes to write about Valentine.
- Themes explored and consolidation of meaning and purpose.
- Links - Where to find further information and about the poet and her work.