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Classic Poetry Bundle for KS1

£7.50

Great for teaching performance poetry! Contains five poetry lessons based on classic poems about animals by Christina Rossetti. This lesson has been designed to meet the following National Curriculum objectives:
• Listening to and discussing a wide range of poems, stories and non-fiction at a level beyond that at which they can read independently (Year 1)
• Learning to appreciate rhymes and poems, and to recite some by heart (Year 1)
• Continuing to build up a repertoire of poems learnt by heart, appreciating these and reciting some, with appropriate intonation to make the meaning clear (Year 2)

Hurt No Living Thing KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

Hurt No Living Thing KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

£1.50

Hopping Frog KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

Hopping Frog KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

£1.50

The City Mouse and the Garden Mouse KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

The City Mouse and the Garden Mouse KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

£1.50

Caterpillar KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

Caterpillar KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

£1.50

A White Hen Sitting KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

A White hen Sitting KS1 Classic Poetry Lesson

£1.50

Description

The poems included are:
• ‘Caterpillar’ about the lifecycle of caterpillar
• ‘White Hen Sitting’ about the lifecycle of a chicken
• ‘Hurt No Living Thing’ encouraging kindness to all creatures
• ‘Hopping Frog’ comparing a frog and a toad
• ‘City Mouse and Garden Mouse’ comparing different habitats
The PPT provided for each poem contains:
• The poem with supporting visual images
• Background information about the poet and poem
• Discussion questions
• Guidance on how to perform the poem
• An optional writing activity
Each resource also includes differentiated comprehension worksheets. The discussion questions and comprehension worksheets enable pupils to gain a good understanding of the poem prior to performance. The optional writing activity enables teachers to extend the lesson should they wish to do so.