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Introduction to Performance Poetry Year 5

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Last updated 31 March 2014, created 28 April 2012, viewed 16,333

This is an intro lesson to Performance Poetry (as part of Performance and Choral unit.) Pupils listen to dull spoken poem and think of ways in which it can be improved - as well as having the chance to perform their own poem later in the unit. I have attached the performance poems I chose to accompa More…ny the lesson - Spaghetti Spaghetti! Boneyard Rap and I'm Going to Use my Feet Today.

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  • Word documentLesson plan
    5D Performance Poetry 1.doc (39kb, Word document)
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  • Word documentTest
    boneyard rap.doc (23kb, Word document)
  • Powerpoint documentRevision aid
    Iguana PPT.pptx (612kb, Powerpoint document)
  • Word documentRevision aid
    I'm going to use my feet today.doc (22kb, Word document)
  • pdf documentRevision aid
    spaghettiSpaghetti.pdf (123kb, pdf document)
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Brilliant, my class loved this! Thank you.

from hannahbethrobertson, 31 March 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

A great intro to performance poetry - Great THANKS!

from janeswiers, 03 January 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Superb plan thanks! Would love to see more plans like this, HIGHLY recommended!!

from kosciuszko, 24 June 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Brilliant - thanks!

from hw146, 19 May 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Just what I needed for our poetry themed book week. Thank you

from judegeorge, 02 April 2013
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