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1st March 2013 at 00:00

World Poetry Day, 21 March

Take a look at the TES collection of free resources on poetic devices, works of poetry and celebrated poets.

Poetic style

Analyse poems from Benjamin Zephaniah's We are Britain!

Primary poetry 101

A simple resource exploring poetic forms and devices.

Exploring form

A look at different poetry forms with examples.

The Deserted House

An atmospheric lesson on how Mary Elizabeth Coleridge's poem appeals to the senses.

Poetry class assembly

A catchy rhyming assembly about poetry writing.

Senses poems

A collection of poems about senses for younger age groups.

The Book

Michael Rosen reads his own poem in an entertaining video.

Seeds and plants poetry

A comprehensive set of themed poems to inspire pupils.

Holocaust poetry

A gentle way to introduce pupils to a sensitive topic.

'I like' poems

Pupils explore their feelings and senses to create their own poems.

Find these resources and more in the TES World Poetry Day collection. bit.lyWorldPoetryDay2013.

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