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  4/20/2017Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM – Sample Answers | Teacher Nuha's English Bloghttp://teachernuha.blogspot.my/2016/11/dear-mr-kilmer-sample-answers.html1/9 Pages Home About MeDownload Labels GeneralGrammar / IdiomsIce-BreakingLesson Study Literature (Old Syllabus)Novel - How I Met Myself Novel - Step By Wicked StepPBS (School Based Assessment)PMR TipsPoem - A Fighter's LinesPoem - Heir ConditioningPoem - I Wonder by Jeannie Kirby Poem - LeisurePoem - Mr Nobody Poem - The River by Valerie BloomPracticum / Lesson PlanQnA with Teacher NuhaReading ActivitiesSPM TipsSummary WritingTeacher 'n' Technology Teaching Writing Writing - Article Writing - Formal Letter Writing - Informal Letter Writing - Opinion Writing - Recount Writing - Report Writing - Speech/Talk  Writing - Story    Teacher Nuha's English Blog I BLOG ABOUT THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF ENGLISH IN MALAYSIA AND ANYTHING THAT PIQUES MY INTEREST. type your search and hit enter Sample essayEssay examplesExam questions Iklan oleh Googl Mnday, November 7, 2016  SPM Tips Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM  – SampleAnswers 54 orang suka ini. Daftar  untuk melihat apa yang rakan-rakan anda suka. Suka Please refer to: 1.   Dear Mr Kilmer  – Important Event Notes2.   Dear Mr Kilmer – Exam Practices Question 1 (SPM 2007) ‘It is important to have a person you look up to in your  life.’From the novel that you have read, write about one character that you look upto. Give reasons why you choose him/her. Sample answerEvent The novel that I read was ‘Dear Mr Kilmer ’ by Anne Schraff.One character that I looked up to was Richard. There were threereasons why I looked up to Richard.Firstly, he loved animals. This was shown when Richardpurposely missed shooting a buck.  Richard thought that huntingwas not important. Richard could not kill animals. Gus, Richard’s elder  brother, was upset with Richard because Richard purposely misfired.Richard’s father, Pa, was also disappointed with Richard. Pa askedRichard why he purposely missed shooting the buck. Richard told Pathat he had no right to kill it. Richard told Pa that he felt painful and sadto kill an animal. Pa told Richard not to go hunting anymore if he didnot like it.Secondly, Richard was kind. One day, Mrs Hansen asked her class to sign a card for the Schermers. Someone vandalised the tavernowned by Hannah’s parents. They painted “Dirty Huns” all over thewalls. Mrs Hansen brought a card to express regret for what hadhappened. The troublemakers like Abner, Harry, Blanche and Peggyrefused to sign the card. They warned other classmates not to sign thecard. The boys were afraid Abner and Harry would hit them. The girlsworry that popular girls like Peggy and Blanche would not speak tothem. However, Richard was the only student who signed thesympathy card for Hannah Schermer.  After school, Richard took the card from Mrs Hansen. He wanted to give the card to Hannah.Hannah accepted the card reluctantly. Later, Hannah apologised toRichard for being rude. This was the beginning of their friendship.Thirdly, Richard was brave. This was shown when Richardtold his family and Mrs Hansen that he wrote poetry. Before telling hissecret to his family and Mrs Hansen, Richard wrote a letter to MrKilmer. Mr Kilmer was Richard’s penpal. Richard learnt about Mr  1425   Start Download- View PDF  4/20/2017Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM – Sample Answers | Teacher Nuha's English Bloghttp://teachernuha.blogspot.my/2016/11/dear-mr-kilmer-sample-answers.html2/9 Popular Posts How I Met Myself - Synopsis, Plot,Characters, Values & Literary DeviceSomeone sent a request: Son of Adamsaid... Did you have specific Synopsisfor each Chapter? February 15, 201210:12 PM I had a chanc... Writing an Informal Letter* A hardworking student from acrossthe China Sea requested me to check her essay. I have never met her andonly know her through ema...Speech Writing - Format What is a speech? Speeches are talksdelivered in public on formal andinformal occasions. 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Blog archive ▼ 2016 ( 5 ) ▼ November ( 5 )Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM –Sample AnswersSPM Paper 1 Section A - Directed Writing FormatDear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM -SPM 2011 QuestionDear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM -NotesDear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM -Exam Practices ► 2015 ( 4 ) ► 2014 ( 7 ) ► 2013 ( 5 ) ► 2012 ( 67 ) ► 2011 ( 34 ) ► 2010 ( 2 ) Blogroll  Azar GrammarEnglish Oasis - PMR/SPM SourceEnglishClub.comESL Teaching Ideas @ eslflow Movie Segments To AssessGrammar GoalsTEFL.netTESL Malaysia Sites for Teachers Cikgu.NetKementerian Pelajaran Malaysia Kilmer when Richard’s English teacher, Mrs Hansen read a poem tothe class. The title of the poem was “Trees” by Joyce Kilmer. In hisletter, Richard told Mr Kilmer that he wrote poems too. However, hekept this as a secret from everyone. Richard asked for Mr Kilmer’sadvice. He wanted to know whether he should tell his secret toeverybody. One day, Richard received a letter from Mr Kilmer. Mr Kilmer advised Richard to overcome his fear. Mr Kilmer advisedRichard to share his poetry with people around him. Nobody wasinterested when Richard told his family about Mr Kilmer’sletter and his secret . Gus did not believe that Mr Kilmer wasfamous. Pa did not believe that Richard wrote poetry. Richard askedwhether his family members wanted to read his poems. Nobody wasinterested. Richard was sad. Gus advised Richard not tell anyone hewrote poetry. He wanted Richard to fit in with other people. Everyonecalled him a Hun Lover after he signed the card for Hannah. The nextday, Richard told Mrs Hansen that he wrote poetry. He showed her Mr Kilmer’s letter. Mrs Hansen helped Richard to choose a poem.Richard would send the poem to Mr Kilmer. As advised by MrsHansen, Richard shared Mr Kilmer’s latest letter and his poem withthe class.Some of his classmates, including Blanche and Peggy, weredeeply moved by his poem. They started to respect Richard. Hannahsuggested a different ending to Richard’s poem.In conclusion, I admired and respected Richard because hehad good personalities. Question 2 (SPM 2008) Using the details from the novel that you have studied, ã   Describe what happens at the end of the novel. ã   Explain why you find the ending either happy or sad. Sample answerEvent The novel that I read was ‘Dear Mr Kilmer’ by Anne Schraff.At the end of the story, Richard’s father finally supported his passion inwriting poetry. This was a happy ending.Richard Knight had a secret. Nobody knew that he wrote poetry including his family, teachers and schoolmates. One day,Richard learnt about Mr Kilmer when Richard’s English teacher, MrsHansen read a poem to the class. The title of the poem was “Trees” byJoyce Kilmer. Mr Kilmer was a famous poet. He enlisted in the army.He wrote a letter to Mr Kilmer. In his letter, Richard told Mr Kilmer that he wrote poems too. Richard asked for Mr Kilmer’s advice. Hewanted to know whether he should tell his secret to everybody. A fewdays later, Richard received a letter from Mr Kilmer. Mr Kilmer advised Richard to overcome his fear. Mr Kilmer advised Richard toshare his poetry with people around him. Nobody was interested whenRichard told his family about Mr Kilmer’s letter and his secret. Gus didnot believe that Mr Kilmer was famous. Pa did not believe thatRichard wrote poetry. Richard asked whether his family memberswanted to read his poems. Nobody was interested. Richard was sad.One day, Richard received a bad news about Mr Kilmer. Mr Kilmer was killed in the war between the Allies and the Germans.Richard wrote a poem as a tribute to Mr Kilmer. In the poem, Richardlikened Mr Kilmer to the “world”. The tribute was printed in the localnewspaper, “The Turtle Lake Weekly”. Richard’s father read the poem. Richard was afraid that his father was going to be angry at him.His father did not like Richard writing poems. After reading the poem,his father told Richard about what happened to Richard’s uncle,Roland. His father never told Richard about this story. Roland waskilled in a war in Cuba. His father regarded Roland as his “world”. Hisfather was amazed how Richard could use the same word in histribute. Richard continued writing poems about farm life for the localnewspaper. Richard got his father’s help as he was an experienced 257  4/20/2017Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM – Sample Answers | Teacher Nuha's English Bloghttp://teachernuha.blogspot.my/2016/11/dear-mr-kilmer-sample-answers.html3/9 NUTPThe Teachers GuideTutor.Com Follow by EmailFollowers Followers (296) Next Follow Attribution This work is licensed under a CreativeCommons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 MalaysiaLicense. Search Custom SearchSearch   Latest Tweets ...searching twitter... farmer. Every night, Richard read his poems aloud. His father wouldcorrect or give suggestions to improve the poems. His father finallysupported Richard’s passion in writing poetry.In conclusion, the ending of this story was truly heartwarmingwhen a father and a son finally got along through the love of poetry. Question 3 (SPM 2009) Using the details from the novel that you have studied, write about a difficultdecision made by one of the characters.  With close reference to the text, do you think this was the right decision? Sample answerEvent The novel that I studied was ‘Dear Mr Kilmer’ by AnneSchraff. A difficult decision made by Richard was to tell people that hewrote poetry. This was the right decision.Richard Knight had a secret. Nobody knew that he wrote poetry including his family, teachers and schoolmates. One day,Richard learnt about Mr Kilmer when Richard’s English teacher, MrsHansen read a poem to the class. The title of the poem was “Trees” byJoyce Kilmer. Mr Kilmer was a famous poet. He enlisted in the army.He wrote a letter to Mr Kilmer. In his letter, Richard told Mr Kilmer that he wrote poems too. Richard asked for Mr Kilmer’s advice. Hewanted to know whether he should tell his secret to everybody.A few days later, Richard received a letter from Mr Kilmer.Mr Kilmer advised Richard to overcome his fear. Mr Kilmer advisedRichard to share his poetry with people around him. Nobody wasinterested when Richard told his family about Mr Kilmer’s letter andhis secret. Gus did not believe that Mr Kilmer was famous. Pa did not believe that Richard wrote poetry. Richard asked whether his familymembers wanted to read his poems. Nobody was interested. Richardwas sad.The next day, Richard told Mrs Hansen that he wrote poetry.He showed her Mr Kilmer’s letter. Mrs Hansen helped Richard tochoose a poem. Richard would send the poem to Mr Kilmer. Asadvised by Mrs Hansen, Richard shared Mr Kilmer’s latest letter andhis poem with the class. Some of his classmates, including Blanche andPeggy, were deeply moved by his poem. They started to respectRichard. Hannah suggested a different ending to Richard’s poem.In conclusion, Richard was a brave boy when he decided totell his secrets to everyone. 255Question 4 (SPM 2012) Based on the novel you have studied, write about an event that makes youangry?With close reference to the text, give reasons why the event makes you feel thisway. Sample answerEvent The novel that I studied was ‘Dear Mr Kilmer’ by AnneSchraff. An event that made me angry was when the Schermers’tavern was vandalised. I was angry because of two reasons.Firstly, I was angry because some Turtle Lake people were being unfair to the Schermers. They vandalized the Schermers tavern.They painted “Dirty Huns” all over the walls. They said that theSchermers were Huns. Some Turtle Lake people believed that Hunswere a barbaric clan srcinated from Germany. They said that the 43   Email address...Submit Be the first of your friends tolike this TeacherN… 1.7K likes Like Page  4/20/2017Dear Mr Kilmer Form 5 SPM – Sample Answers | Teacher Nuha's English Bloghttp://teachernuha.blogspot.my/2016/11/dear-mr-kilmer-sample-answers.html4/9 Schermers were unpatriotic because they spoke German and servedHun food at their tavern while a war was going on against Germany.Secondly, I was angry because Richard’s classmates were being unkind to the Schermers after the Schermers’s tavern wasvandalised. Mrs Hansen brought a card to express regret for what hadhappened Mrs Hansen asked her class to sign the card. Thetroublemakers like Abner, Harry, Blanche and Peggy refused to signthe card. They warned other classmates not to sign the card. The boyswere afraid Abner and Harry would hit them. The girls worry that popular girls like Peggy and Blanche would not speak to them.However, Richard was the only student who signed the sympathy cardfor Hannah Schermer. After school, Richard took the card from MrsHansen. He wanted to give the card to Hannah. Hannah accepted thecard reluctantly. Later, Hannah apologised to Richard for being rude.This was the beginning of their friendship.In conclusion, the event where the Schermers was beingmistreated infuriated me. I truly believed that discrimination was unjust. 4Question 5 (SPM 2015 à  Similar to SPM 2007) Suggest one character in the novel you have read who you think is a goodrole model for teenagers. Briefly describe the character and give reasons  for your choice with closereference to the text. Sample answerEvent The novel that I read was ‘Dear Mr Kilmer’ by Anne Schraff.A good role model for teenagers was Richard. Richard was 15 yearsold. He was tall, pale and slender. Richard was Mr Knight’s son. Hewas Angie and Gus’s younger brother. He was Mr Kilmer’s penpaland Hannah’s best friend. He loved poetry. There were three reasonswhy I chose Richard.Firstly, he was kind. One day, Mrs Hansen asked her class tosign a card for the Schermers. Someone vandalised the tavern owned by Hannah’s parents. They painted “Dirty Huns” all over the walls.Mrs Hansen brought a card to express regret for what had happened.The troublemakers like Abner, Harry, Blanche and Peggy refused tosign the card. They warned other classmates not to sign the card. The boys were afraid Abner and Harry would hit them. The girls worry that popular girls like Peggy and Blanche would not speak to them.However, Richard was the only student who signed thesympathy card for Hannah Schermer.  After school, Richard took the card from Mrs Hansen. He wanted to give the card to Hannah.Hannah accepted the card reluctantly. Later, Hannah apologised toRichard for being rude. This was the beginning of their friendship.Secondly, Richard was brave. This was shown when Richardtold his family he wrote poetry. Before telling his secret to his family, Richard wrote a letter to Mr Kilmer. Mr Kilmer was Richard’s penpal. Richard learnt about Mr Kilmer when Richard’s Englishteacher, Mrs Hansen read a poem to the class. The title of the poemwas “Trees” by Joyce Kilmer. In his letter, Richard told Mr Kilmer that he wrote poems too. However, he kept this as a secret fromeveryone. Richard asked for Mr Kilmer’s advice. He wanted to knowwhether he should tell his secret to everybody. One day, Richardreceived a letter from Mr Kilmer. Mr Kilmer advised Richard toovercome his fear. Mr Kilmer advised Richard to share his poetry with people around him. Nobody was interested when Richard told hisfamily about Mr Kilmer’s letter and his secret . Gus did not believe that Mr Kilmer was famous. Pa did not believe that Richardwrote poetry. Richard asked whether his family members wanted toread his poems. Nobody was interested. Richard was sad. Gusadvised Richard not tell anyone he wrote poetry. He wanted Richardto fit in with other people. Everyone called him a Hun Lover after he 4256
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