Grace Nichols is the poet behind 'Island Man.'
In this class, students will learn about Grace Nichols’ heritage and the impact she feels this has had on her own writing. Students will then apply their knowledge and understanding to the poem Island Man to further explore the meaning behind it.
This is a great class not only to provide clear understanding of Island Man but also to learn lessons which can be applied to a wide range of other poetry.
Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.
This class is for all students in Years 7-9 or S1-S3 studying Poetry in English.