Here are our answers so far!
We read a Poem together called Iain Sharpe and identified the metaphors we read. We drew what we think the metaphors are describing, and the person, and how he looks and acts.
Then we started writing our own poetry about ourselves using the starter I am a car I ...
You can read these in our Google Docs under Writing.
Next we will choose a favourite line and transfer it to the postcard below:
We will each write a line of our poem, including the metaphor, on the back of a postcard.
Here is the front of the postcard. We must make this super colourful! When all 30 postcards are put together they will read a Found Poem.
Lockie is doing a survey for the poster - can you roll your tongue?
Lauren and Sophie are finding out how many siblings we have.
Felicia and Franca are cutting out interesting words from magazines and newspapers to create a Found Poem later.
Rose is doing a survey too - can you lick your elbow? Lucas, Robert and Max M are drawing a map of our classroom.
Tiffany is drawing the weather report for the class at Longbeach School so they can see what the weather is like up here.