Ideas for celebrating National Poetry Month in the classroom | Nic

Ideas for celebrating National Poetry Month in the classroom | Nic

This is a ridiculously stressful and exam focused time of year and the pressure to teach nothing but exam technique is high. But what about using poetry as a form of stress relief in celebration of National Poetry Month? I’ve always believed that students should be exposed to a range of poetry and I’m trying to avoid sacrificing the beauty of literature for 100% exam focus. Here are some ideas for using poetry in your lessons. None of them take up much time but I believe that they can help reduce exam stress for the students (and you!) whilst exposing them to the beauty of literature for…

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