Lesson 1: Creating an argument Key Stage 4: English
'A Story of such Bravery and such Courage'
Why did we explore? Why do we need to now?
This lesson looks at the decision to go on a polar expedition and what can be gained from embracing the spirit of adventure in a risk-averse world.
Pupils will need to synthesise the thoughts and motivations of the early explorers in order to create a convincing argument that will apply to the gatekeepers of adventure in the modern world.
Prepare to convince and inspire!
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