Times: 10:30 - 12:30
Every Thursday, 25th March – 3rd June
Time – 10:30am – 12pm
Online via ZOOM
We will immerse the children in published poetry in order to understand and appreciate what the many different poetic forms can achieve. We will analyse features, techniques, poetic forms and structures, context and themes. The children will be taught to answer essay style poetry questions. By the end of the course, your child will have the skills to expand their own talent and be ready to move onto Poetry at GCSE level.
Weekly Topic Schedule:
Lesson 1 – Poetry Features
Lesson 2 – Poetic Techniques
Lesson 3 – Poetic Forms and Structures
Lesson 4 – Context & Themes in Poetry
Lesson 5 – Pattern, Shape and Concrete Poems
Lesson 6 – Nonsense Poems
Lesson 7 – Narrative Poems
Lesson 8 – Similes, Metaphors & Personification
Lesson 9 – Poetry Questions
Lesson 10 – Essay Style Poetry Questions
Lesson 11 – Assessment & Performance
All teachers are experienced and DBS registered.
5% discount is given to siblings
Refunds will not be issued once payment has been made. If you can no longer attend, please feel free to sell your space.