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'Football at Slack'
Looking at language in this poem.
From the Life and Songs of the Crow
An interpretation of the poetry selected for examination at AS Level (designed for OCR).
Moortown Diary: 'A Memory' and 'The Day He Died'
Notes and prompt questions.
'The Foal': associations and language investigation
'Mayday on Holderness'
Pre-reading investigation plus study questions.
'Cock-Crows': various activities
Tasks involving looking at the poetic use of imagery and language.
Cricket - background information
A useful one page info grid, organised under the sub-headings: what it is about, the poet's role, the relationships in the poem and how the poet describes what happens.
'Six Young Men'
What it is about, the poet's role, the relationships in the poem and how the poet describes what happens.
'Six Young Men'
A 1 page overview of the poem.
Some background information.
Three pages of questions and comments on this poem - masses of detail, possibly most useful as a teaching aid rather than a worksheet for pupils.
Prompt questions and activities with a focus on imagery.
There are various activities in this well illustrated worksheet, including an imaginary interview with the hawk and storyboarding ideas for a TV programme about hawks.
'Work and Play' sheet 3
Exploring stanza 4 of the poem. Includes post reading activities.
'Work and Play' sheet 2
Exploring stanzas 2 and 3.
'Work and Play' sheet 1
A series of questions exploring stanza 1 of the poem.
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Brackets and dashes
Grammar - sentence construction
Point of view
Creative writing (KS3)
Poetic devices puzzle