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Limerick

November 15th, 2017 · 8 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

This week in English, the Fantastic 4 are scrutinizing features of poetry and experimenting with expressive rhyme and rhythm. A limerick is a humorous poem consisting of five lines. The first, second, and fifth lines must have seven to ten syllables while rhyming and having the same verbal rhythm. The third and fourth lines only have to have […]

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Haiku

November 15th, 2017 · 3 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

This week in English, the Fantastic 4 are scrutinizing features of poetry and experimenting with expressive rhyme and rhythm. In particular, a Haiku (俳句) is a very short form of Japanese poetry. It is typically characterized by three lines of seventeen syllables in total (five, seven, and five) while traditionally evoking images of the natural world.

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Performance Poetry

November 8th, 2017 · 9 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

Today the Fantastic 4 were truly FANTASTIC in their ‘best of bold’ deliveries during the annual Performance Poetry competition, in both the Class and individual Solo and Duet categories.

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“The Evil Teacher”

September 20th, 2017 · 22 Comments · English, General News, PSHCE, Year 4

a creative & collaborative poem by Millicent and Effie, 4E  We had an evil teacher, As evil as can be, She locked us in the room, Without breakfast, lunch or tea.

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Poetry Please!

February 10th, 2017 · 2 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

by Rudi & Aimee, 4E We love doing poetry and we’ve found that we can pick up the rhythms and the rhymes. Here are a selection of our performances. The Booktime Book of Fantastic First Poems has been our inspiration and naturally, we love to prance and jump about, like wildly cute were-bunnies.

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Halloween Poem

November 7th, 2016 · 3 Comments · English, General News, Year 4

by Pacey, 4H It was Halloween night, All was dark and scary, The zombies were out, To give someone a fright,

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Pesky People in Performance Poetry

November 10th, 2015 · 9 Comments · English, General News, Year 4

Pesky people? A boy who wouldn’t listen and a rude, fat man! A riot of autumn colour has recently burst onto the trees, so the Fantastic Fours burst onto the stage this morning to perform their poems in front of the whole school at the annual Performance Poetry Competition. There was a particular pesky person […]

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