Yr 1 Poetry unit 1: using the senses

Children explore poems using the five senses and different emotions. Children write descriptive words and phrases, including similes, using their senses about objects and fruit, leading to poems about ‘What Shall I Draw?’ and ‘Smelly People’. Discuss presentation.

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17 Reviews

  • JoanneDaniel3 months agoReport

    Excellent - sets out clear steps to teach poetry to Year 1 children.

  • Thank you ! Where can I view an online or pdf version of the poem 'Smelly People' please?

  • acapper2 years agoReport

    How kind of you to share this excellent resource. Thank you.

  • gtcurling3 years agoReport

    Very useful, and a time saver! Thanks very much

  • Thank you so much for this excellent resource!