Christmas Poetry
Dec 30-31
9:30-11:30 (Ages 6-8, 8-10)
ECP Centre in Central
Dec 16-17
9:30-11:30 (Ages 6-8, 8-10)
ECP Centre in Central
Overview
Students read and explore rhythm, rhyme and different poetic forms as they write their own poems with a Christmas twist.
Learning objectives
Specific to this workshop:
  • Understand the oral tradition of poetry and the role of rhythm, rhyme and repetition
  • Be introduced to different types of poems, including more structured forms as well as free verse
  • Experiment with word choice and imagery
As a writer:
  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing and revising
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Experiment with new techniques, devices, structure and text types
  • Improve writing skills through individualised feedback from the teacher
  • Practise proofreading and editing skills
As a learner:
  • Develop creativity and collaboration through a workshop environment
  • Learn to look at own work critically and consider how to improve it
  • Learn to be open to and respond to constructive feedback
Skill-Building

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7
Sessions
2
For children aged
6 to 88 to 10
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