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This week in literacy we are going to explore if it is possible to express British Values through the medium of poetry. We are going to do this through an exploration of the work of Benjamin Zephaniah.



There are 5 tasks to complete and the PowerPoint below will take you through each of these:


Task 1: ICT Research

Task 2: An Introduction To Zephaniah’s Poetry and Style - describing and evaluating the style of a poet and then improving a  performance of a poem because of a greater understanding of rhyme and metre

Task 3: Practising I Love Me Mudda

Task 4: Analayse Benjamin Zephaniah's poems for their British Values

Task 5: Writing your own poem in his style


Simply, follow the PowerPoint and look in the folders below for any extra resources.