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Wednesday Words: Year 5 vocabulary teaching activity

This week's Wednesday Words blog, brings you a Year 5 vocabulary teaching activity which uses Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem The Eagle to explore how vocabulary choices change and enhance meaning.

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Free Poetry Activities and Resources for National Poetry Day 2018

Celebrate National Poetry Day on the 4th of October with our collection of free poetry resources and activities. 

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Poetry activities for National Poetry Day 2017 - Part 2

Part two of our poetry week activities. This time we're having fun with animal poems and spooky poems!

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Poetry activities for National Poetry Day 2017 - Part 1

Celebrate National Poetry Day on the 28th September with activities perfect for KS1 children.

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Using a high quality picture book to inspire poets at Upper KS2

Many thanks to our guest blogger Maddy Barnes for this fantastic article discussing how you can use a high quality picture book to inspire poets at Upper Key Stage 2. 

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