all Poetry and plays worksheets by Subject
A worksheet giving prompts for children to think and write about the setting, structure and language of their favourite poem.
This fun with phonics activity will help your child to make patterns of sounds to create effects.
Encourage your child to read this poem out loud and then look for the rhyming words.
This Key Stage 1 reading and writing activity will help your child to explore and play with words and use an easy format for writing fun poetry.
This worksheet gives an example of a poem and then encourages your child to use the writing frame to write their own rhyming poem.
This worksheet activity will help your child to understand how long a second and a minute are and use their knowledge to write simple poetry.
This worksheet encourages children to recognise rhyming words and then complete a poem using the word list given.
A worksheet prompting your child to use descriptive phrases and rhyming words to write a riddle about an everyday object.
A worksheet prompting your child to write a poem based on common sayings that they hear every day.
A worksheet prompting children to look for words associated with time in a poem. They then need to sort these words into categories.
A worksheet prompting your child to write some similes which they can then work into a poem.
Use this worksheet to think of ingredients for a spell. This activity encourages children to write an imaginative poem and set their words and pictures out in an eye-catching way.
This worksheet will give your child a starting point from which to write an imaginative poem. Encourages thinking about interesting description and text layout.
A worksheet to encourage children to generate similes and then organise them into a poem.
Imagery is used in writing to help us imagine a place or character more clearly. This worksheet helps your child practise identifying imagery and then come up with their own metaphors and similes to enrich their descriptive writing.
A sheet encouraging children to choose a theme and then write three haikus that share this theme.
Children are encouraged to read these haikus and then think about the way haikus are structured.
Examples of three haikus. Children are encouraged to read them and work out what they are about and what the common theme is.