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World Poetry Day activities

21st March 2024

At Busy Things for Schools, you’ll find all sorts of engaging World Poetry Day activities that will get your pupils exploring their creative sides and exploring the way the poetry makes them feel. Our poem resource allows children to wax lyrical on any topic they like, developing valuable literacy skills in the process.

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Write a poem

Write a poem. Draw a picture to go along with it. Make it about anything you like!

Not all poems rhyme. Does yours?



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