This unit of work is designed to cover creative writing and poetry. English Teaching Resources: Writing Autumn Poetry includes a range of lessons and activities for pupils of all abilities. The PowerPoint uses bright color, large and attractive fonts, vibrant imagery and easy to follow, child-friendly language. The resource is fully editable so can be adapted and used for different seasons or themes. Activities include:
Talk for writing - what is a haiku?
Exploring and discussing haiku poetry - reading, listening to and talking about haiku poems
Create a class haiku activity
Individual, pair and group work opportunities
Reflecting on learning through constructive criticism
Writing an individual haiku
Using color photographs of autumnal scenes as writing stimulus
Drafting writing - how and why
How to plan ideas for a poem
Exemplar redrafted haiku
Writing assessment opportunity - write a simple haiku poem
42 slide PowerPoint presentation
12 worksheets to accompany the PowerPoint lessons
To preview English Teaching Resources: Writing Autumn Poetry please click on the images from the PowerPoint.