Today is National Poetry Day! This year’s theme is light and we’ve been inspired to seek out some of our top resources to help you to ignite a passion for poetry in your primary classroom. Take a look at these packs and plans and encourage your students to appreciate the reading and writing of poetry – not only today, but in the coming weeks too.
These comprehensive resource kits are bursting with poems, lesson plans and activities to help you to bring poetry to life at KS1 and KS2.
From writing riddles to practising performance techniques, get your learners excited about poetry with these imaginative ideas.
Looking for even more inspiration? Try our primary poetry collection for ideas, teaching resources and lesson plans by type and theme.