Teacher Notes

Part A: Meaning of home

Watch these three videos and you will see Lex, Mohamed and Krishna reflect on what home means to them.

Lex

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Reflect on or discuss the following questions:

  • What does home mean to Lex?
  • Where is his home?
  • What things make home special for Lex?

Mohamed

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Reflect on or discuss the following questions:

  • What does home mean to Mohamed?
  • Where is his home?
  • What things make home special for Mohamed?

Krishna

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Reflect on or discuss the following questions:

  • What does home mean to Krishna?
  • Where is his home?
  • What things make home special for Krishna?

Are your ideas about home similar to those of Lex, Mohamed or Krishna?

It is time for you to think about what home means to you and to capture your ideas in a poem.  Your poem should have 5 lines.  You might like to start each line with the words Home is.

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