War Poetry

As part of ALP Leicester’s Remembrance day celebrations out secondary and post 16 students took part in a war poetry lesson. They were introduce to a war poet and a poem that they are famous for. They watch a short video of the poem and did follow up tasks as a class. The 3 poets and poems were-

The Soldier by Rupert Brooke


An Irish Airman foresees his death by W B Yeats


Suicide in the trenches by Siefried Sassoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLuTiITZykg