Checking Out M e History . John Agard. Learning Objective: To write in the style of John Agard . What are these? Why are they relevant?. Worked promoting Caribbean culture, Especially in schools. John Agard. Born in Guyana. Wrote poems. Moved to England in 1977.
Why are they relevant?
Especially in schools.
Born in Guyana
Moved to England in 1977
Worked as newspaper editor
Born in ______
On your own, write what you have learnt about in school, especially English and History and also what you would like to learn about, based on your own personal history.
Now, using the things you want to learn and the thing you did learn, write your own poem in the style of Agard. You must use examples of the four poetic techniques that you found.
Poetry Slam!!! did learn, write your own poem in the style of