I Don't Like Mondays
Based on an infamous school shooting in the US, in 1979, The Boomtown Rats' wrote a number hit called 'I don't like Mondays'; this was a chilling line from the teenage assassin when asked why she opened fire on the school. Using an edited version of a news story about the shooting, Key Stage 5 learners can respond creatively to the incident with a piece of writing.


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Created: Jun 5, 2015

Updated: Oct 15, 2015


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