Year 6 – Poetry Unit Au1 Pathways to Poetry

£15.00

This new and exciting poetry unit is based on the poem Blitz by Mary Désirée Anderson (if purchased as part of Pathways to Write this unit aligns with the autumn 1 core unit). All aspects of poetry from the NC in reading, spoken language and writing composition will be covered across the full set.

You will receive an email with a link to download the planning and resources booklet.

Year Group Title
Year 6 Blitz by Mary Désirée Anderson

Poems for this unit can be found in:
Poems from the Second World War selected by Gaby Morgan
Additional text:
My Friend the Enemy by Dan Smith (Chapter 1 available on Lovereading4kids)

 

Description

Year 6 Blitz!
Pupils explore the sights, sounds, smells and emotions of World War II. They focus on experimenting with personification to create strong imagery and make effective language
choices, drawing on a range of descriptive techniques.
Outcome: A narrative poem exploring the experience of the Blitz from the viewpoint of a child.

Blitz by Mary Désirée Anderson
Others from Poems from the Second World War ed. Gaby Morgan: Autumn Blitz by Frances Cornford, Bombed Church by Elizabeth Berridge, The Black-out by Mary Desiree Anderson & Black-out by Valentine Ackland. My Friend the Enemy by Dan Smith (Ch 1 from Lovereading4kids)