I Never Know How Poems Start: Band 10/White by


I Never Know How Poems Start: Band 10/White by

Inspiration for poetry can come from anywhere - a memory, an insight and even broccoli! Former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen explains the inspiration behind a selection of his own quirky poems, highlighting that ideas can come from many different places. * White/Band 10 books have more complex sentences and figurative language. * Text type: A poetry book * Pages 22 and 23 summarise some of the inspirations and resulting poems, allowing children to discuss and explore the ideas from the book. * Curriculum links: Literacy: Really Looking; Language play

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

3rd September 2012



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