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English - Day 1 - Grace Nichols Poetry: The Sun is Laughing

Read the poem on the template and highlight the verbs. Listen to Grace Nichols talk about poetry: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/english-ks2-grace-nichols-talking-poetry/zf3y2sg Find a picture on the internet that you think best represents this poem! Upload that photo or take one / draw something :draw: yourself! Voice record a verbal response to the poem – What did you like about it? Why? What’s your favourite line? Explain your feelings. Why do you think she wrote the poem? Use evidence from the words in the poem to support your answer.

5th Grade, 4th Grade, 6th Grade, Reading, English Language Arts
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