L.O. To explain the meaning in a poem
Read the poem ‘Ode to Barry Island’. Talk about the emotions that each part of the story is expressing. Try to record them and explain why the boy might be feeling that way.
Record what you think ‘Miner’s fortnight’ was and ‘catching a Western’.
Challenge: There are a few references to the weather in the last verse, They don’t match each other completely, what do you think the author was trying to explain to the reader?