Using the Senses (KS1 Poetry Unit)
English Teaching Resources: Using the Senses (KS1 Poetry Unit)
Resources include: 60 slide PowerPoint, 18 worksheets, detailed planning documents (overview, lesson content and assessment opportunities). See images below for a preview.
This unit of work is designed to cover Poetry - Using the Senses at KS1. KS1 Literacy Teaching Resources: Using the Senses (Year 1 Poetry Unit) is a complete unit of work including a planning overview, assessment guidance, lessons and activities, a 60 slide PowerPoint and 18 accompanying worksheets).
KS1 English Teaching Resources: Using the Senses (KS1 Poetry Unit) includes a range of varied lessons and activities for children of all abilities. The PowerPoint uses bright colour, large and attractive fonts, vibrant imagery, sound, video and easy to follow, child-friendly language. Activities include:
Talk for writing - what are the senses?
Exploring and discussing poetry - reading, listening to and talking about poems
Using words/phrases to describe the senses
Individual, pair and group work
Using photographs and images to stimulate discussion and description
Using words and phrases to describe personal experiences
Describing a special place using a writing frame
How to plan a poem
Writing a poem using the senses (with scaffolding)
Writing assessment task - write a simple poem
Detailed teaching notes for lessons and assessment
60 slide PowerPoint presentation
18 pages of worksheets to accompany the PowerPoint lessons
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