In Drama, the class have been exploring moments of emotional power in Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “Rime of the Ancient Mariner”. To follow are some still and moving (in more than one sense of the word) excerpts of their performance ideas to date.

HALF TERM HOMEWORK Choose ONE to complete ready for performance after your return from the half term break (23.02.15) You will working towards earning one of the following achievement badges. 1. Poetry by Heart 2. Soliloquy 3. Speak to Inform HalfTermHomeworkKS3

Lesson 1 – How does Shakespeare deal with the idea of life and the afterlife?   Lesson 1 Shakespeare’s Theatre – Google Slides

Choose one of the stages of life according to Jacques’s monologue “All the world’s a Stage”  and design the costumes from that scene as well as what the stage would look like.   All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one […]

Homework – To produce an obituary reporting on facts that celebrate Shakespeare’s life and achievements. Obituary – An obituary is a news story that reports the recent death of a person, typically along with an account of the person’s life and information about the upcoming funeral. Obituary – An obituary is a news story that […]

Whether we realise or not we are all speaking Shakespeare’s language. It is believed that Shakespeare introduced 1500 new words into our everyday language bank including phrases such as love is blind or when we advise someone that all that glistens is not gold. There is myriad of benefits that come from exploring and appreciate the craftsmanship  of rich […]

Survival Glasses Survival Gadgets (1)

Describe what this gadget looks like physically. Explain what this gadget is used for. Explain how one would use this gadget. Survival Gadgets (1)

Opening Paragraph – Emot…esson 3 – Google Slides

Introduction Paragraph t…esson 2 – Google Slides