Pupils engage with the outdoors and are encouraged to look with new and focused eyes at the wonder and detail of the world around them and to consider how it makes them feel. Phonic knowledge, speaking and listening and writing skills are developed throughout.
Outcome: To contribute to a class poem based on observation of nature in the school environment.
Behold by Hawaiian poet Mary Kawena Pukui &
Look! by Guyanese poet Grace Nichols in The Barefoot Book of Earth Poems ed. Judith Nicholls