Here are your instructions for our lesson today periods 1 and 2.
1. You should have your first draft of your essay on ‘Lord of the Flies’ for peer editing. This is your first task. You should aim to complete this in the first 30 minutes.
2. War poetry – ‘The Horses’ by Edwin Muir, which is in your photocopy and which you have already looked at for homework. Make sure you understand all vocabulary. Analyse the content and effects of structure, any literary devices, tone, atmosphere etc. You may work with a partner or in a group of three or four.
3. If you finish the above, you may work on the final draft of your ‘Lord of the Flies’ essay, which is due the first lesson after the holiday, Tuesday, 10th January.