Rugby - Activity 1

Read the Cornish Hurling story together and discuss the picture.

Listen to the recording of Alan Kent’s ‘Canto 1’.

[WARNING; the recording does contain the word ‘duckshit’, amended to ‘duckpoo’ in the written text]

Distribute copies of the text and listen a second time, following the written words.

Ask pairs to pick out Cornish dialect or Cornish language words or phrases.

Make a class collection of Cornish words and phrases including those used by family and friends.