Knife of Never Letting Go Role on Wall

Year 9: here are three of your role on wall tasks to download and save. I think these are great, with real engagement with the text and subtext. Well done, Mathangi, Kavi and Aman.

todd by viola

The purpose here is to chat Viola’s feelings about Todd, up to the end of chapter 10. Todd has only just realised that Viola has been able to hear his Noise. The students needed to chart the noise she has heard (inside) and her reaction to it (outside)

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2 responses to “Knife of Never Letting Go Role on Wall

  1. An amazing book, perfect for early secondary. I am sure Mr Gove would want it replaced by something from the 19th Century that would fail to engage students

    • Sadly, you may be right. I use it in Yr 9 as part of a contemporary literature reading policy. Hopefully, there will still be time in the curriculum to let us do this!

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