In a bid to bost interest in Classics we are basing our Year 8 poetry module on the Odyssey next year.
Here are a few of the resources which I am preparing, with the assistance of my colleague Lizzie Madden to support this activity… all in draft form.
sirens screencast ppt
[…] I opted for Classics over Beowulf – I have created a Yr 8 Classics/Literature module in this area before and thought I would borrow… Once again, the images around Polyphemus eye are wonderful in this poem and beg for creative responses. https://jwpblog.wordpress.com/2013/07/18/year-8-poetry-and-classics-module/ […]