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An exciting and creative approaches that links literacy and oracy in a way that children will enjoy. Performing poetry is also proven to boost self-esteem.
* An audio CD with recordings of published poets and children performing their own work
* Activities to develop speaking and listening skills
* Model poems from which to work
* Guidelines for progressing through the writing and performance process
* A three stage model: preparation -- writing -- performing