Work in progress: a slide-deck to deliver Blake's London for AQA P&C. londonDownload Read More "Blake : London (teaching notes)"
This is my intro to p&C poetry together with an exploration of Ozymandias. I have placed it here more for the use of my current students who have been taught with these slides in mind. See also: Ozymandias: An introduction …
Another of my unearthed podcasts from 2010. Please look at these linked posts: Charge of the Light Brigade: Introduction, Charge of the Light Brigade and War Photographer, Read More "Charge of the Light Brigade, podcast"
A recently rediscovered oral analysis of the Boat Stealing scene from Book 1 of the Prelude which I recorded to support students studying IBDP. This passage is now examined as part of the AQA Power and Conflict Group. https://videopress.com/v/C01NCyXO?resizeToParent=true&preloadContent=metadata Linked …
An introduction to Agard's poem about the tension between the traditional white, colonial education and the important areas of 'black history' denied to many educated under that system. https://www.loom.com/share/f57283af42124e27809530ba32b96dbe Another Agard poem which might interest readers is discussed here: Half …
An introduction to Beatrice Garland's poem. A linked post is here: Kamikaze: Beatrice Garland. An unseen response. https://www.loom.com/share/5ba1ec7ceb8440e8aa85a1a6d6c5960b Read More "Kamikaze: An introduction"
An introduction to Carol Rumens' poem. https://www.loom.com/share/61093b26261f4cdaacad734466b31386 Read More "The emigree: An Introduction"
An introduction to Dhaker's poem. I have written on it elsewhere Tissue: Dharker, for GCSE…, a post which is also available as a podcast. https://www.loom.com/share/4d00c35ec0584e66b47359f818d9550c Read More "Tissue: An introduction"
An introduction to Jane Weir's poem: Poppies. This is a poem with numerous potential interpretations. I am presenting an introduction, in no way a final response. https://www.loom.com/share/5fcda3c5aadc4e94b34dcace8b441cc3 Read More "Poppies – An introduction"
An introduction to Simon Armitage's Remains - a study of the mental trauma of war. Other articles of interest: Remains: Simon Armitage and “The man he killed” for IOC https://www.loom.com/share/5592cc9da9f242d889f7be532021b003 Read More "Remains – An introduction"