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The Sound Collector – Roger McGough

Overall rating 4 out of 54.6 (13 ratings)

Last updated 26 March 2014, created 20 November 2011, viewed 12,871

introduce poem, highlight features (display doc or jpg) & pattern (The ___ing of the ___) • BBC learning Zone clip of Roger McGough performing the poem: children brainstorm ideas - sound & obje More…ct, single words - can use ppt to prompt initial ideas children transfer ideas to poem worksheet (we did this in the next lesson)

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  • Word documentWorksheet
    Sound Collector brainstorm.doc (38kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    Sound Collector poem.doc (49kb, Word document)
  • Powerpoint documentActivity
    sounds brainstorm ideas.ppt (1mb, Powerpoint document)
  • Word documentPosters and displays
    The Sound Collector – Roger McGough.doc (1mb, Word document)
  • Image documentPosters and displays
    The Sound Collector - Roger McGough.jpg (68kb, Image document)
  • Notebook documentActivity
    The Sound Collector – Roger McGough.notebook (116kb, Notebook document)
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Many thanks for your ideas - links in very nicely with science!

from Patchway Pal, 26 March 2014
(report comment) 4 out of 5

thank you

from lucygomer, 23 March 2014
(report comment) 4 out of 5

This is just the kind of thing Ii was about to make myself.... Thank you for saving my time! Brilliant resources!!

from SueRuizpalacios, 06 April 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

This is AMAZING Its a shame I can't open the last to attachments!

from shortgal, 22 February 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Thank you so much for this! Really been struggling for ideas

from little_miss_happy91, 17 February 2013
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