W. Wordsworth, "My Heart leaps up", 1807

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Class 3E
Ms Anna Pasini

 
A BLESSING OR A CURSE ?
A.Renoir, Bambina con innaffiatoio, 1876   Maurice

ALICE

 

MAURICE (& Jane)

When they grew up,
Alice and Maurice became friends
and often talked about the memories
of their childhood; thus, they found out
how their child's life had been different...

ALICE
went to school and
had a lot of fun playing
with her classmates;
her favourite subject
was English...

MAURICE
has never gone to school
because he was poor
and had to work hard
all day...


Would you like to know their stories?
They'll meet a lot of friends...
You can have fun reading jokes, riddles,
nursery rhymes, limericks, tongue-twisters,
idioms but you'll also read about sad stories of
poor exploited children
of the past and the present;
finally, you can read some beautiful poems
by W. Blake, whose main characters were children...
Start from
here
or CLICK the two pictures

 
  Find out how childhood may be magic or awful !