Descriptive Essay: ‘Night Scene’

Descriptive Essay Sample ‘Night Scene’ (2017 HL) written and submitted by D. Knoop   The purpose of the Lee Tutorials Collaboration Hub is to provide an online platform that facilitates collaborative learning. This descriptive essay title appeared in the 2017 Higher Level Paper. Read the descriptive essay in its entirety and take a look at the feedback that was provided Read More …

‘Street’ by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin

‘Street’ by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin Upon analysing a poem, I like to decode it in a particular way. I like to read the poem as if it were a story. This helps me to generate an understanding of both the poet and the poem’s context.  The following notes outline the story of ‘Street’. Once an understanding of this poem’s story has Read More …

‘The Difficulty that is Marriage’ by Paul Durcan

‘The Difficulty that is Marriage’ by Paul Durcan Upon analysing a poem, I like to decode it in a particular way. I like to read the poem as if it were a story. This helps me to generate an understanding of both the poet and the poems context.  The following notes outline the story of Paul Durcans ‘The Difficulty that is Marriage’. Once Read More …

‘Nessa’ by Paul Durcan

‘Nessa’ by Paul Durcan Upon analysing a poem, I like to decode it in a particular way. I like to read the poem as if it were a story. This helps me to generate an understanding of both the poet and the poem’s context.  The following notes outline the story of ‘Nessa’. Once an understanding of this poem’s story has been Read More …

‘The War Horse’ by Eavan Boland

The War Horse By Eavan Boland   Upon analysing a poem, I like to decode it in a particular way. I like to read the poem as if it were a story. This helps me to generate an understanding of both the poet and the poem’s context.  The following notes outline the story of the poem ‘The War Horse’. Once an Read More …

Leaving Cert Sample Short Story

Leaving Cert Sample Short Story    Context: This short story sample was originally submitted by a student of mine. I have since edited it. This student drafted and redrafted this short story until they were happy with it. This student took inspiration from the following texts when planning and writing this piece of work: ‘Dulce et Decorum est’ by Wilfred Read More …