Written by an experienced teacher of poetry across all levels of the primary school, We Love Poetry showcases the author’s enthusiasm for teaching poetry to children and young people. The numerous ideas and topics for poetry sessions presented in this series are interspersed with examples of poems written by children in the author’s classes.
The activities provided allow children not only to hone their writing and reading skills, but also to explore themselves and their world by exercising their powers of observation, creativity and imagination.
Generate excitement for Poetry:
This series showcases the author’s infectious enthusiasm for teaching poetry to children and young people. The four books offer creative writing ideas and topics for emergent through to independent readers, explore poetic devices and formats and set out one-off and cross-curricular poetry sessions. Photocopiable poetry scaffolds and templates are included.
The four books in this series:
- Offer creative writing ideas and topics for emergent through to independent readers
- Explore poetic devices and formats
- Set out one-off and cross-curricular poetry sessions
- Provide photocopiable poetry scaffolds and templates.
The four books cover four different age groups as follows:
- Book 1: 6-8 years
- Book 2: 8-10 years
- Book 3: 10-12 years
- Book 4: 12-14 years