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6 edition of I Wouldn"t Thank You for a Valentine found in the catalog.

I Wouldn"t Thank You for a Valentine

Poems For Young Feminists

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Published by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Feminism,
  • Poetry anthologies: from c 1900 -,
  • Poetry - General,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Women authors,
  • Poetry / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Children"s poetry,
  • Juvenile poetry,
  • Young adult poetry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarol Ann Duffy (Editor), Trisha Rafferty (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7932346M
    ISBN 100805055452
    ISBN 109780805055450
    OCLC/WorldCa38128202

    For people who have read, I expect you will adore Valentine. I devoured this book in less than a day. I devoured this book in less than a day. It was fun, fast-paced, just the right amount of sexy and has set me Okay, so how did this author get into my head and manage to create a protagonist with such similar thought patterns to my own?/5. Explore I Wouldn't Thank You For A Valentine by Scottish poet and feminist Liz Lochhead in preparation for GCSE English Literature. I Wouldn't Thank You For A Valentine is included in the Love and Relationships cluster of the OCR anthology Towards A World Unknown. This lesson pack encourages detailed analysis of the poem's themes, form, structure, language, imagery .

      Printable Valentine's Day Gift: Print off these adorable bookmarks to give for the holiday. Another idea is to give a bookmark with a gift card to a book store or for a Kindle. This would be perfect for a teacher gift! To download either version (or both) – click on the images. For personal use only. Thank you. Printables have sorta.   After all, Valentine’s Day has an awful lot of pink, glitter and lovely-dovey-ness about it. But, we wanted to see if there were funny, silly, not quite so pink Valentine’s books and we found them! Funny Valentine Books for Boys. A Crankenstein Valentine. Very funny and comical right down to the heart underwear is A Crankenstein Valentine.

    Valentine is from a collection of poems entitled Mean Time (), and expresses love and affection in the form of a conceit whereby the symbol of love being offered by the speaker is an.   Valentine’s Day Thank You Notes. Dear _____, I must admit, my heart skipped a beat when you arrived to pick me up for our Valentine’s Day date in your little sports car. You looked so darn handsome, clean-shaven and and preppy! I’m used to you in more rugged clothing for your contractor’s job, and driving around your vintage truck.


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I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine Liz Lochhead I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine. I won't wake up early wondering if the postman’s been. Should 10 red-padded satin hearts arrive with sticky sickly saccharine Sentiments in very vulgar verses I wouldn’t wonder if you meant them.

Two dozen anonymous Interflora red roses. I’d. Duffy's "I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists" is a fair poetry primer for children in late grade school to early high school, but the layout of the book and the illustrations on the pages make it unsuitable for older readers/5(2).

With readable, richly varied contributions from women poets both famous and unknown, both young and old, both English-speaking and in-translation, I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists is a timely, unique, and exceptionally inclusive anthology.

Edited by Carol Ann Duffy, herself a British feminist poet of much renown, this collection of insights and 5/5(1). I’ll tell you, I do, Fozzy bear, that’s who!’ You’d entirely fail to charm me, in fact I’d detest it. I wouldn’t be eighteen again for anything, I’m glad I’m past it.

I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine. If you sent me a single orchid, or a pair of Janet Reger’s. in a heart-shaped box and declared your Love Eternal. The style of “I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine “ by Liz Lochhead is more structured and is a longer poem.

There are approximately 10 lines in each stanza and the length of each of the lines is very similar. Although this poem is more structured and modern, I feel that is lacks the individuality of “Valentine”. Discussing Valentine and I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine For this poetry assignment I will be discussing the poems “Valentine” by Carol Ann Duffy and “ I Wouldn’t Thank You for a Valentine” by Liz Lochhead.

The poets have similar views about relationships but express these views in contrasting ways. Duffy's "I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists" is a fair poetry primer for children in late grade school to early high school, but the layout of the book and the illustrations on the pages make it unsuitable for older readers/5.

Get this from a library. I wouldn't thank you for a valentine: anthology of women's poetry. [Carol Ann Duffy;] -- A varied selection of poems written from a. Eighty-five short poems by women, many of them British but including such American luminaries as Maya Angelou, Alice Walker, and Nikki Giovanni, mostly on facets of women's experiences as daughters, students, lovers, workers, wives, and mothers (relationships are absent from very few of these poems).

Get this from a library. I wouldn't thank you for a valentine: poems for young feminists. [Carol Ann Duffy; Trisha Rafferty;] -- A collection of poems by women from different cultures and backgrounds, portraying the varied facets of the female experience from childhood to old age.

With readable, richly varied contributions. With readable, richly varied contributions from women poets both famous and unknown, both young and old, both English-speaking and in-translation, I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists is a timely, unique, and exceptionally inclusive anthology.

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I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Alice Walker and Maya Angelou are just two of t /5. Duffy's "I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists" is a fair poetry primer for children in late grade school to early high school, but the layout of the book and the illustrations on the pages make it unsuitable for older readers.

This is a book clearly intended for YOUNG readers, with most teenagers probably more 2/5(1). With readable, richly varied contributions from women poets both famous and unknown, both young and old, both English-speaking and in-translation, I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine: Poems for Young Feminists is a timely, unique, and exceptionally inclusive anthology/5(84).

I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine. I won't wake up early wondering if the postman’s been. Should 10 red-padded satin hearts arrive with sticky sickly saccharine Sentiments in very vulgar verses I wouldn’t wonder if you meant them.

Two dozen anonymous Interflora red roses. I’d not bother to swither over who sent them. I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine. Thank you for the Valentine flowers message examples.

Saying thank you for the Valentine flowers is a thoughtful gesture. This post will contain thank you messages specifically for Valentine’s Day flowers. More generic “thank you for the flowers” templates can be found here. Familiarise pupils with Liz Lochhead's 'I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine' from the OCR Poetry Anthology 'Towards a World Unknown'.

This Lesson Pack includes PowerPoint, Teaching Ideas and Worksheets designed to deepen pupils' understanding of language, form, structure and. “I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine.” but in the last verse she says: “I wouldn’t thank you, I’d melt.” therefore she reveals that she would like someone to make a fuss of her on Valentine’s Day.

I was surprised with the ending; I was not prepared for Liz Lochhead to say she would melt after all the mockery throughout the poem. I Wouldn’t Thank You for a Valentine. I wouldn’t thank you for a Valentine I won’t wake up early wondering if the postman’s been.

Should 10 red-padded satin hearts arrive with sticky sickly saccharine Sentiments in very vulgar verses I wouldn’t wonder if you meant them.

Students read the poem to ascertain the writer's general attitude, look more closely at some of the vocabulary and then learn about some basic poetic techniques. This was written as a Valentine's Day lesson but could be used more generally in a unit on love or relationships.

Notes for teachers and answer key are included.5/5(15). A PowerPoint to help with the analysis of -'I wouldn't thank you for a Valentine' by Liz Lochhead. This is meant to be a starting point for the study of this poem and is in no way definitive. It can easily be adapted to suit your needs.Buy "I Wouldn't Thank You for a Valentine (Puffin Teenage Fiction)" on Amazon A collection of poetry by and for women, representing several cultures.

These poems are fresh and lively, avoiding cliché and only occasionally lapsing into self-consciousness.