Poetry

English Year 5 Spring Poems by the Same Poet

Joseph Coelho

Meet Joseph Coelho! Read, watch and discuss his work (in Werewolf Club Rules). Write and perform poetry. Revise noun phrases, and brackets, dashes and commas.

Start with the core unit to introduce key texts. Then select from comprehension, SPAG and composition units.

Core
Unit 1 Core: Introduction to Joseph Coelho
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Essential text
Werewolf Club Rules by Joseph Coelho

Websites
Day 3 Poetry Performance Tips from bbc.co.uk

SPAG
Unit 2 SPAG: Expanded noun phrases to convey information concisely
(suggested as 3 days)

You Will Need

Optional text
Werewolf Club Rules by Joseph Coelho

Grammar Presentation: Noun Phrases

Comprehension
Unit 3 Comprehension: Poetry appreciation: terms and techniques
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

SPAG
Unit 4 SPAG: Brackets, dashes or commas to indicate parenthesis
(suggested as 3 days)

You Will Need

Optional text
Werewolf Club Rules by Joseph Coelho

Grammar Presentation: Brackets, dashes or commas

Composition
Unit 5 Composition: Write a poem inspired by Joseph Coelho
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.