jumpstart poetry - talk for writing

Jumpstart Poetry is about involving children as creative writers through writing poems. The book contains a bank of ideas that can be drawn upon when teaching poetry but also at other times to provide a source for creative writing that children relish. There are more than 100 quick warm-ups to fire the brain into a creative mood and to ‘jumpstart’ reading, writing and performing poetry in any Key Stage 1 or 2 classroom. Practical, easy-to-do and vastly entertaining, this new `jumpstarts’ will appeal to busy teachers in any primary classroom.