Spotlight on Poetry: Poems Around the World provides three collections of modern and traditional poems from around the world. The Teacher’s Notes link poems to objectives in the National Literacy Framework, providing creative teaching ideas and photocopiable Activity Masters. Poems Around the World 1 is linked to objectives for Year 1 and 2.
The selections meets the range of objectives for poetry and the National Literacy Strategy as specified in the Literacy Framework.
The poems have been put together by David Orme and Brian Moses, two well-known children’s poets.
The Poems Around the World selection features poets such as John Agard, Valerie Bloom, James Berry and the work of many other poets from a variety of countries.
The poems have been carefully chosen to appeal to the age ranges. There are 3 levels in each strand, corresponding to KS1 (Poems Around the World 1), Years 3/4 (2), Years 5/6 (3).
Literacy selections include a Big Book for shared work and six readers for guided and independent work. The readers contain all the material in the Big Book plus some additional material e.g. extra poems or full versions of poems that appear as extracts in the Big Book.
Each level will be accompanied by Teacher’s Notes which match the poems to the NLF, provide teaching ideas and photocopiable Activity Masters.
There are two other strands in the Spotlight on Poetry series: Classic Poems and What kind of Poem?
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Stunning new poetry anthologies especially devised and written to fit the National Literacy Framework requirements. Includes big books, smaller readers and teacher’s notes for Key Stage 1 and 2.
• The content is designed to fit the requirements of the NLF.
• All books will be fully illustrated with stunning colour artwork.
• A flexible resource which allows schools to plug the gaps left by their existing resources. But schools can also buy all three strands a a complete whole school poetry resource.
• The authors are well-known school poets and many popular and respected children’s poets will feature in all the anthologies.
Brain Moses lives in Sussex
David Orme lives in Hampshire
They are both well-known children’s poets who spend a lot of their time performing and running poetry workshops in schools around the country.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007300286