Using the Senses (Year 1 Poetry Unit)
Literacy Teaching Resources: Using the Senses (Year 1 Poetry Unit).
KS1 Poetry - Using the senses (Year 1/Year 2).
Resources include: 60 slide PowerPoint, 18 worksheets, detailed planning documents (overview, lesson content and APP/AFL 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). Lessons follow the Phase 1 to 4 teaching sequence and cover the related core learning objectives.
KS1 Literacy Teaching Resources: Using the Senses (Year 1 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
Assessment for Learning (AFL) opportunities
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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