Monthly Archives: July 2019
In Language and Literature Tutorials, we read some poems by Benjamin Zephaniah. Jerónimo and Rochi chose the poem “The British” to analyse and prepare a presentation for the rest of the students. The British (serves 60 million) Take some Picts, … Continue reading
Hone Tuwhare, Maori poet (born Oct. 21, 1922, Kaikohe, Northland, N.Z.—died Jan. 16, 2008, Dunedin, N.Z.), made an international impression and became the first widely celebrated Maori poet with his initial collection, No Ordinary Sun (1964). Tuwhare’s poetry, written in English, has a conversational tone and … Continue reading
Ya estamos escribiendo el guión de la charla. Cada uno de ustedes ha pensado en una idea que debemos ir puliendo para que sea clara, emotiva y deje pensando a nuestra audiencia. Hoy, trabajaremos las emociones y cómo transmitirlas! Luego … Continue reading
Who is Benjamin Zephaniah? Poet, novelist and playwright Benjamin Zephaniah was born on 15 April 1958. He grew up in Jamaica and the Handsworth district of Birmingham, England, leaving school at 14. He moved to London in 1979 and published … Continue reading
Poet Peter Reading was born on 27 July 1946 in Liverpool, England. He worked as a school teacher in Liverpool (1967-8) and at Liverpool College of Art where he taught Art History (1968-70). He was Writer in Residence at Sunderland … Continue reading
Activity 1 Read these articles in connection to disasters and make a list of words and phrases to describe devastated places. Use google drive to share the document with all the members of your group and the teacher. -Each member … Continue reading
After the class on portfolio, we shared ideas and thoughts via twitter! Here your comments! Congrats on such wonderful work today!!