Further Nonsense!

If it’s good enough for Dr. Seuss, it’s good enough for St. Philip’s RC! The great author is quoted as saying “I like nonsense – it wakes up the brain cells.” Just before Easter, Class 10 worked on some nonsense poetry as part of a week focussing on improving description. The following video is an example of their work.

Absolute Nonsense!

If it’s good enough for Dr. Seuss, it’s good enough for St. Philip’s RC! The great author is quoted as saying “I like nonsense – it wakes up the brain cells.” Just before Easter, Class 10 worked on some nonsense poetry as part of a week focussing on improving description. The following video is an example of their work.

The Highwayman

Throughout this academic year, Classes 10 and 11 have studied The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes. This classic poem has formed the basis for several activities in Literacy, including writing a balanced argument and descriptive setting work. The YouTube video above is an animation of the poem. St. Philip’s RC are not responsible for the content of external websites.