Simon Armitage - Those Bastards in their Mansions
Two lessons on a popular Simon Armitage poem. Explore the poem with creative writing (KS3)\n\nLesson 1: \n\nStarter: play youtube clip of London Riots\nDevelopment: read poem and explore language and Armitage comments\nPlenary: link poetry to imagery\n\nLesson 2:\n\nStarter: play youtube clip of Prometheus\nDevelopment: read poem and answer questions. Then complete creative writing task\nPlenary: two stars and a wish on creative writing


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Created: Mar 30, 2013

Updated: Oct 15, 2015


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Those Bastards (part one)


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Those Bastards in their Mansions poem

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