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Writing poetry

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National Poetry Day: Remember   
Teaching ideas and activities to help your students explore the  … read more
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With this pen ...
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A creative resource in which students think about the effects  … read more
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Writing haikus
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Students explore the haiku form and then make their own.  … read more
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Students match the beginnings and ending of poems and then write  … read more
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Found poems
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A lovely, imaginative resource in which students select their  … read more
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Magic and mystery
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Activities exploring and adapting some magical and mysterious  … read more
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Making comparisons
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Fun introduction to the technique of using comparisons to describe  … read more
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Botanical characters
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Uses the poem 'Sally' by Phoebe Hesketh to explore using plants  … read more
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Poems about school
Writing poetry inspired by school. Uses ‘In Mrs Tilscher’s  … read more
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Making haiku
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Writing rhyming couplets
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A fun activity to get students writing in rhyming couplets.  … read more
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Home is ...
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Create a list poem about home - lovely resources that would work  … read more
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Fine amour - creating a love poem
Students read and answer questions about the literary conventions  … read more
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Write your own sonnet
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A handy resource that leads pupils to analyse the argument structure  … read more
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Poetry slam
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Prepare for and host your own Poetry slam! This worksheet guides  … read more
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Creating poems from poems
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Using poems by William Carlos Williams and Eleanor Farjeon as  … read more
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A simile quilt
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A fun exercise - creating decorative similes. The original resource  … read more
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Shopping list poems
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Recipe poems
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Students use the format of a recipe to inspire poetry writing.  … read more
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