Presentation on theme: "+ Engaging Junior Secondary Students With Poetry."— Presentation transcript:
+ Engaging Junior Secondary Students With Poetry
+ To warm up Blue sky Sky above Above my head Head over heels Heads up…
+ Engaging Junior Secondary Students With Poetry Strategies to support students: See relevance of poetry Understand the connection between words and rhythm Focus on quality writing Develop use of detail in writing Use similes and metaphors Respond to poetry
+ Engage: What is poetry? What does poetry look like? What does poetry sound like?
+ Engage: What is poetry? Sort these poems into poems and ‘non’ poems Sort these poems intro three different groups
+ Engage: How is poetry relevant? Write down 10 lyrics (lines) from at least three different songs. Why do you remember these lyrics best?