Simon Armitage - Those Bastards in their Mansions

Two lessons on a popular Simon Armitage poem. Explore the poem with creative writing (KS3) Lesson 1: Starter: play youtube clip of London Riots Development: read poem and explore language and Armitage comments Plenary: link poetry to imagery Lesson 2: Starter: play youtube clip of Prometheus Development: read poem and answer questions. Then complete creative writing task Plenary: two stars and a wish on creative writing