When it snowed recently, in the middle of a lesson with 7D, I found myself saying: “Alright Year Seven… pack away your things and let’s all just sit and stare at the snow.” I have never heard a classroom go so quiet so quickly. Perhaps Frost felt something similar in this, my favourite of all his poems.
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I find this poem so disturbing. I suppose that was his intention.
This is the second poem in our study of Frost. Click on the link below for a summary and questions.