Archive for July 1st, 2011

Jul 01 2011


Exaggerated similes

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Some children from our class were lucky enough to do  a poetry workshop with Brian Moses. Afterwards, they taught us how to write an exaggerated simile poem. Here is an example of one line. My glorious gorilla is as talented as a singer doing backflips on a trampoline.

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Jul 01 2011


Ten tired teachers

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We have been looking at lots of poems by Brian Moses this week. The first poems we wrote were based on his poem Behind the Staffroom Door. Here is the first line to inspire you. Ten tired teachers slumped in the staffroom at playtime, one collapsed when the coffee ran out, then there were nine.

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Jul 01 2011


Free Viking show

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Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know about a free viking show which is taking place this weekend in Timperley (this is very close to Chorlton and South Manchester). The show is part of the Altrincham Festival and takes place at the Timperley showgrounds on Saturday 2nd July. The Viking display starts at […]

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