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St David's Day poetry- Happy St David's Day. 

 

Happy St David's day everyone. Today we will be writing poetry about St David's Day. Please have a look at your groups task. Remember if you are unsure about what to do, please email your teacher or join your class' live lesson. 

 

Before going to your group's task, please check out the link below to see what happens on St David's day. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/43240280

 

Begum's Beasts and Red group. 

 

Today we would like you to write an Acrostic poem about St David. Please click the link below to find out what an Acrostic poem is. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z4mmn39/articles/ztdvw6f

 

Using the template below, please write your acrostic poem and send it to your teacher. 

S

T

 

D

A

V

I

D

 

All the other groups. 

If you aren't in red group or Begum's Beasts you will need to complete the task below.

 

Please see the link below for a free verse poem example. 

 

https://www.lansdowneprimary.co.uk/tuesday-28042060/ 

 

For this task today we would like you to create a free verse poem about St David's day. 

Here are some of the things you can talk about in your St David's day poem: 

  • Welsh cakes 
  • Castles
  • Daffodils
  • Welsh Costumes
  • Welsh flag 
  • The Welsh Dragon. 

 

We would like you to write 3 verses in your free verse poem. You may choose 3 of the topic mentioned above to write about. Remember to include the following: Similes, Metaphors, Personification and onomatopoeia.

 

If you are unsure about anything, please email your teacher or join your class' live lesson.  

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