Teaching activities and resources to aid in the teaching of Narrative poetry. Resources include pre-reading activities to ensure students get the most out of the text as it is read for the first time.
Cover Reveal: as each new section of the cover is revealed allow pupils to predict what the book may be about. Do patterns, images, text, fonts etc provide any clues about the text?
Vocabulary exercise: new vocabulary which will be used in the text can be researched and defined by the children prior to reading the text to enhance comprehension.
Analysis of text: a range of activities to investigate the characters, events, structure and features of the narrative poem.
The recommended texts are 'The Marvellous Mrs McToot' available on TES here:
This text is complimented by the texts available in this TES Bundle deal: