Year 5 The Sun in Me
Through reading, comparing and exploring the vocabulary in a range of poems on the theme of countryside and nature, pupils appreciate the details in the natural world. They investigate literal descriptions and personification, using these techniques to create their compositions.
Outcome: A song for a country dweller is the final outcome which follows a clear structure.
Solitude by Archibald Lampman in I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree ed. Fiona Waters & I Am the Song by Charles Causley
The Juggler of Day by Emily Dickinson &
The Sun in Me by Moira Andrew in The Barefoot Book of Earth Poems ed. Judith Nicholls