The texts here focus on John Lennon and ‘Mendips’ where he grew up. The first describes the work of The National Trust on a ‘mystery house’ in Liverpool.
Topic: The National Trust, the restoration of John Lennon’s childhood home and the life of Lennon
• to develop reading skills
• To practise speaking about past memories and life histories
• To review past tenses
Cross curricular links: History, Music, Cultural Studies.
Age group: teens
Time: 60 – 90 minutes minutes
Materials: A boyhood home lesson plan and student worksheet
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