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'Old Man, Old Man' questions
A sheet of questions to help students unpick important issues within the poem by U A Fanthorpe.
KS4 | Poetry | From the resource collection(s): U.A. Fanthorpe
A user-friendly collection of comprehension questions.
Short worksheet and task comparing 'Sister' with 'The Doll's Children'.
Safe as Houses: ways of grouping the poems
A handy revision sheet grouping the Fanthorpe poems.
'The Room Where Everyone Goes'
'The Silence' and 'Greensted Church'
Detailed prompt questions for these two poems.
Christmas poems in Safe as Houses
Two poems about roads
Introductory and comparative activities - 'Under the Motorway' and 'A Major Road for Romney Marsh'. (Needs OHT of the latter with the title covered/missing). The word document is created as A5 and should be printed 2 per A4 sheet.
Note: need the Degas painting - online link provided.
Four poems about houses
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Supersize your sentences!
Grammar - word classes
Speed-dating with the squire
A letter from Gerald Croft
An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley