From the resource collection(s): Poetry basicsUse this pupil friendly guide to help prepare a written response.
I wrote this for KS3 students. I spent most of my time in an Upper School environment where students joined us in Yr9. It meant you had just one year to get then ready for GCSE. When we were working on a poem that required a written response this format was the one I started with. Once this was mastered they moved on to the more detailed sheet available on this site.
Conceit in 'Mother to Son' by Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes / John Agard
Analysing Fourteen Days in May
GCSE 2015 draft specification summaries