I was vaguely aware of Jackie Kay and had read an extract of this book a few years ago. Heard her speak about her novel… 575 more words
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Emma’s here with lovely and loving activities for Valentine’s poetry in the primary classroom.
Seasonal Poetry Links
This month’s Primary Resources provide a good excuse to think about somebody special. 145 more words
Fourth Year English
Here are the annotations (courtesy of the fabulous ScotLitAngus site!):
CLICK THIS LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE ANNOTATIONS… 6 more words
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The Writer's Corner
Entry #4 in the series Poetry Tuesday.
Since the end of the fall semester, I’ve been reading more and more poems by Jackie Kay. She is a Scottish poet and novelist; I read… 939 more words
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Ms Nitsche's National 5 Classes
As promised, here they are – these take you through each poem line by line, and are essentially the same as what we went over in class. 28 more words
English teaching resources
Here ar emy ideas for a module based on JAckie Kay’s early poetry. Used as part of an “identities” module in Year 7.
The pack is from a Hodder publication and I have no idea if it is still in print. 50 more words
The updated PowerPoint, funnily enough, and some revision questions for the prelim.
Jackie Kay Poetry
Jackie Kay Revision
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