Sounds Interesting! planning board
Help the children focus their ideas and follow the rhythm of the poem
Using the fabulous Sound Collector poem written by Roger McGough the children are given the chance to collect their very own sounds in a lesson perfect, not only for creative writing, but also for developing excellent speaking and listening skills.The children can work independently, in pairs or as a whole class to produce a piece of writing perfect for performance.
A PowerPoint version - preferably introduced to the children before this lesson