Bonfire Night - 3D Fire Poetry

This popular 3D bonfire poetry lesson makes a fun literacy activity that is perfect in the run up to bonfire night or to go alongside fire topics.

This download includes all the resources you need, including a powerpoint presentation, a teacher guide and a pupil template pack.

Pupils will create a bonfire poem following the lesson Powerpoint, using similes and sensory descriptions to imagine a bonfire scene. Then they can use the templates to turn their poems into a fabulous 3D effect bonfire, making an excellent classroom display for bonfire night!

This resource includes:
- A full lesson powerpoint including discussion points and a writing activity.
- A teacher instruction pack
- A template pack for making the 3D bonfire.

This is an easy, fun activity perfect for primary classrooms and one that can be adapted for KS1 or KS2.

Please note that due to terms of use in the images used, the Powerpoint file is not editable.

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  • Bonfire-Poetry-Idea.jpg
  • Bonfire-Flame-Poem-KS2History.pptx
  • Flame-Poem-Teacher-Instructions*KS2History.pdf
  • Flame-Poems-Pupil-Resources*KS2History.pdf

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Created: Oct 7, 2017

Updated: Oct 12, 2018


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pptx, 17 MB


Lesson plan

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