Commentary on the lesson' by roger mcgough roger mcgough the author of the lesson' is a well respected british poet who is still writing poems and is a poetry performer today. In fact, they are the results of a homework project given to a group of impressionable 11-year-olds parents of the children told of their horror after learning the class had been told to illustrate a violent poem called the lesson by roger mcgough. The lesson by roger mcgough - chaos ruled ok in the classroom as bravely the teacher walked in the nooligans ignored him hid voice was lost in the. After reading the poem, the lesson by roger mcgough, i was suddenly inspired to write another poem which somehow relates to it this is a poem written by me and entitled the attack. Free essay: commentary on the lesson' by roger mcgough roger mcgough the author of the lesson' is a well respected british poet who is still writing poems. The lesson the lesson : chaos ruled ok in the classroom as bravely the teacher walked in the nooligans ignored him hid voice was lost in the din the theme for today is violence.
Roger mcgough is one of britain's best loved poets and this collection 'charts [his] passage from youthful exuberance to the wry reflection of his later years what remains the same throughout the 40 years is the poet's winning wit, accessibility and abiding readability' independent. Read the lesson- roger mcgough from the story poems by samm0423 (delirious sam) with 161 reads poems chaos ruled ok in the classroomas bravely the teacher wa. Roger mcgough cbe, frsl (born 9 november 1937) is an english poet, performance poet, broadcaster, children's author and playwright he presents the bbc radio 4 programme poetry please, as well as performing his own poetry. Day 25: 40 love here's a poem that 40 - love - roger mcgough middle aged couple playing ten nis when the game ends and they go home the net will. Best answer: roger mcgough the author of the lesson' is a well respected british poet who is still writing poems and is a poetry performer today. Literal meaning stanza 5: the teacher threw his sword to a student and goes further with killing kids literal meaning stanza 6 : the first shot hit the kids on the back of the class and they flew away like rubber dinghies it means literally that he killes a boy and he killes the girl behind.
I was teaching a class just recently and had to take a poetry lesson in my opinion you have to keep the children active through out the class, so i decided to do the poem by roger mcgough called the sound collector. The mood for the poem is violent and anger it seems ridiculous but the poet wanted to convey his message using comic effect. Chaos ruled ok in the classroom as bravely the teacher walked in the nooligans ignored him, his voice was lost in the din 'the theme for today is violence, and homework will be set i'm going to teach you a lesson one that you never will forget' he picked on a boy who was shouting, and. This is the sound collector by roger mcgough by clpe on vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. With their witty play on words, roger mcgough's poems amuse the reader whilst offering food for serious thought roger was made a cbe for his services to poetry.
I found the sound collector - poetry lesson lesson plan at share my lesson there are so many more free, quality lessons on the site, so head on over skip to main content toggle navigation aft help the_sound_collector_roger_mcgoughdoc 12 mb activity so_called_chaos reviews. How do you say roger mcgough in english pronunciation of roger mcgough found 3 audio voices for roger mcgough. The poet roger mcgough, who was born on the 9th of november 1973 in litherland, united kingdom, created the poem the lake he studied in st mary's college, crosby and the university of hill. Strictly private has 13 ratings and 1 review robin said: subjected to palgrave's 'golden treasury' in his early teens, mcgough failed his o level englis.
The language used in 'the lesson' is vital for roger mcgough to write about violence in schools without as many language techniques used, the poem would be dull and perhaps would make the ironic, comical side less obvious.