Poetry & Music lyrics analysis

Lesson Title: Poetry/Music lyrics analysis              Key Stage: 4

National Curriculum Key Stage and Targets: (2.2b) Understand how meaning is constructed within sentences and across texts as a whole. (2.2g) Relate texts to their social and historical contexts and to the literary traditions of which they are a part.

Cross-Curricular Elements: History – timeline of events and changes in LGBT laws, PSHE/citizenship – LGBT issues and discrimination

To understand how to analyse the meaning of a poem and link it to its context.

 

 

 

This lesson Usualises and Actualises (Icons link to further information)

 


Downloads:

starter word sort
Tracy Chapman – For My Lover lyrics
KS4-English-Poetry-and-Lyrics-Analysis-lesson-plan-4
Timeline-of-events2
Tracy-Chapman2

Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_LGBT_history_in_Britain