This week in Year 5, we are looking at Performance Poetry. Today we looked at performances of Michael Rosen’s poem, ‘No Breathing in Class’ and Jabberwocky by Lewis Caroll. You discussed your general observations and analysed the performance and the language they have used.
Michael Rosen, No Breathing in Class video: [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1cfVQyrQ3Q[/embedyt]
Jabberwocky: [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hkJfczrOK2E[/embedyt]
Answer the questions below:
What were your overall impressions of the language and performances of both poems?
Which used language the best? Explain why and give examples.
Which performance did you prefer? Why was this?
What was similar and different about the performances?
What can you take from these to put into your own performances on Friday?
Please leave your responses to your work using correct grammar, punctuation and spelling.