War Poetry

School: Ysgol Friars
Age: KS3
Language: English
Length of activity: 7+ hours
AOLE: Language, literacy and communication

A series of 20 lessons on War poetry which could be used as a basis for the Welsh poetry in KS4 too. Lessons are organised on PowerPoints that outline key learning and tasks for learners to undertake.

Developing vocabulary
Reading strategies
Understanding, response and analysis
Clarity and vocabulary
Vocabulary, spelling, grammar
Connectives and syntax
Planning and organising

Data and information literacy