Y8 – 27/06/16

Due: 30/06 (Issued: 27/06)


  1. Imagine that you are one of the two teachers, Colin or Susan
  2. You have been asked to write a report about the behaviour of either Mrs Kay or Mr Briggs
  3. Using what you remember from the text and film, attempt to make use of as many AIR FARE POETS techniques as you can to persuade the headteacher of your opinion.

AIR FARE POETS (persuasive devices)

A lliteration
I mperatives
R hetorical questions

F acts
A anecdotes
R epetition
E motive language

P ersonal pronouns
O pinions
E xaggeration (hyperbole)
T riples (rule of three)
S tatisitics