A set of worksheets for comparing two poems that are based on Irish tales of fairies stealing children!
“The Stolen Child” by WB Yeats
“The Fairies” by William Allingham
The pack includes
- an abridged version of each poem (one verse has been left out of each poem) and comprehension questions for each.
- Grids to aid with comparing and contrasting the poems
- A reference guide for writing a comparison essay (layout and useful phrases) in 3 styles
Perfect to include some famous Irish poems in your English lessons as we approach St. Patrick’s Day!