How to Teach Poetry Writing at KS2 / Edition 1

How to Teach Poetry Writing at KS2 / Edition 1

by Michaela Morgan
     
 

ISBN-10: 1853468045

ISBN-13: 9781853468049

Pub. Date: 01/01/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

How to Teach Poetry Writing is a practical, activity-based book of writing workshops for teachers of junior classes. Each workshop will help you to build enjoyable activities for pupils, to help them to develop practical writing skills. Workshops include redrafting and revising activities, poetry writing frames, poems from a range of cultures, traditional

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How to Teach Poetry Writing is a practical, activity-based book of writing workshops for teachers of junior classes. Each workshop will help you to build enjoyable activities for pupils, to help them to develop practical writing skills. Workshops include redrafting and revising activities, poetry writing frames, poems from a range of cultures, traditional and contemporary poems, poems by children, and lots of writing advice and plenty of fun.
Each workshop has been trailed in classrooms across the country, and is linked to NLS objectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853468049
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Series:
Writers' Workshop Series
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
11.69(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.14(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements4
Introduction: Writers' Workshop5
A to Z of Poetry7
Workshop 1Monday's Child - rhyming couplets13
Workshop 2The Day the Zoo Escaped - redrafting16
Workshop 3Every Word Counts - haiku19
Workshop 4Fin Flapper - kennings22
Workshop 5Waves - shape/concrete poetry25
Workshop 6Space Rap - performance poetry28
Workshop 7I am a Baggy Tee Shirt - metaphor32
Workshop 8The Sound Collector - onomatopoeia34
Workshop 9Nocturnophobia - personification38
Workshop 10Three - levels of meaning41
Workshop 11December - different cultures and voices45
Workshop 12Hubble Bubble - classic and contemporary49
Workshop 13The Dead Quire - narrative poetry54
AppMama Dot60
AppAn Anglo-Saxon Riddle61
AppExtract from Beowulf62
AppFiguratively Speaking63
AppNovember64
AppRecipe for a Story65

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