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Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Ten, Eleven and Twelve

Sarah Knightley | Tuesday June 25, 2013

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Tis Pity She’s a Whore Introduction
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson One, Two and Three
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Four, Five and Six
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Seven, Eight and Nine
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Thirteen, Fourteen and Fifteen
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Sixteen, Seventeen and Eighteen
Tis Pity She’s a Whore Lesson Nineteen, Twenty and Twenty One

Lesson Ten

Lesson Objectives

  • Will have found examples of symbolism in Ford and Blake’s writing.
  • Will be able to make connections between Ford and Blake’s use of symbolism.
  • Will be able to refer to other aspects of the writers’ style in order to make connections.

Read act 4 scene 1,2,3 and fill in reading log.

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Symbolism

Students to find quotations from the play that present the different areas of symbolism (hearts, marriage, blood, heaven, hell, love, money). This is designed for students to build a quotation bank in preparation for the examination and to focus on AO2.

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Students can then take the quotations and build their analysis skills – this could be completed in pairs and then shared with the class. Guide them to draw a table like the one below.

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To move the students from Ford back to Blake it can be useful to challenge them to consider what factors construct a poem for example innocence + experience = life, children + poverty = experience, the church + children = lack of care etc. Then set them to create a formula for a Blake poem. Get them to repeat the quotation table task with Blake’s poetry.

Linking the Symbolism in the Texts

Section B: Drama and Poetry pre-1800

This section requires candidates to explore contrasts, connections and comparisons between different literary texts. In their answers candidates must refer to one drama text and one poetry text from the lists of texts set for this section.

There will be a choice of six...


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