Martin Luther King Jr - I Have a Dream Speech - AQA GCSE English Language - Language Analysis
A great starter activity that covers AO2 for AQA GCSE English Language. Learners are presented with an extract of Martin Luther King Jr's 'I Have A Dream' Speech. Focusing on figurative language, learners are required to analyse and consider the effects of the rhetoric; this is facilitated with a video. An excellent opportunity to discuss oration and to embed Speaking and Listening.

Also, consider E&D through appraising this quotation as an extension;

“Not judged by the colour of their skin but the content of their character” - discuss...


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