Lesson 1: Creating an argument Key Stage 4: English
'A Story of such Bravery and such Courage'
What is life like on Antarctica? How do we communicate the vast expanse to an audience?
This is the time to focus on descriptive techniques; applying and transferring the language techniques of poetry and prose.
There is a long tradition of creating awe and wonder in the voice overs of the documentary genre. Pupils are able to use the breathtaking footage to become documentary makers in the classroom.
Forget inform and describe; prepare to transport!
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