Love rules over the world
Цели: Познакомить с творчеством знаменитых Британских поэтов и
их вкладом в мировую культуру.
Совершенствование навыков устной речи.
Воспитание уважения к культуре другой страны.
Оборудование: мультимедийная презентация, проигрыватель, пластинка.
T: Good morning, dear friends! I invite you to our literary party, which is devoted to the creative
work of outstanding British poets: Robert Burns, George Byron and William Shakespeare.
I think through the poetry we’ll become a little bit closer to British culture today.
The common theme connects the works of these poets. And this theme is “Love”. Love to
native land, nature and of course love to a woman. The theme of our lesson is called: “Love rules
over the world”
Love is responsible for harmony, which we try to maintain at all costs, for harmony implies
living in peace and agreement. Harmony implies wholeness, for love breeds love. Hate implies
division, for hate breeds hate.
Robert Burns is considered to be the creator of the Scottish songs. His songs are known for
extraordinary truthfulness, passion and lovely melody. They reflect the people’s soul and
national character. The poet’s song “Oh, my love is like a Red red rose” is one of the most
P1- A red, red rose.(ученик читает декламирует стих-е)
T: Marshak, Levik, Pasternak and other Russian poets translated the poems of British poets, their
skill helps us to understand British poetry better.
P2 – translation of the poem
T: Now,one of our student will read her own translation of Burns’ poem…A red red , rose.
P3 - translation.
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P4 - Robert Burns, the Scottish national pride and a world famous poet, lived at the end of the
18 th century when Scotland lost its independence, its parliament, even its language, Robert
Burns loved his country dearly. Love for Scotland, for the Scottish people and the Scottish
language is the main theme of his poems.
P5 – My Heart’s in the Highland.
P6 – Translation of the poem
P4 – Burns is tenderly loved honored and appreciated all over the word. His song “Auld land
syne” became a traditional English song which Britons sing in the Trafalgar Square on the days
of nation festivals
P6 – Auld land syne
P4 - Robert Burns wrote a great number of songs, poems and ballads which were translated into
all languages. People of different cultures are delighted by his sense of humor, tender, lyricism,
cheerfulness and kindheartedness .
Robert Burns was born in the family of a poor Scottish farmer
He grew up among common people whose values were honesty, justice, human solidarity, scorn
for material values. He was one of them. He shared their values. His poems, songs and ballads
stem from Scottish folklore.
T: Burns’ songs are the soul of music and it is not surprising that Beethoven, Schuman,
Mendelson and other composed music to the poet’s verses. Russian Composers have also set