Year 5 Term 3
Poetry: Performance poetry
Objective 11
Resource Title
  The Nottingham Book Award Rap
Type of Resource
  Online Resource
  Nottingham Book Award  
Summary of Resource
   A 'madlib' template for writing an instant rap poem based on Tony Mitton's rap books. Children simply type words into boxes and the program creates a rap poem from them.  
URL of project


In the Classroom

This is a perfect model that children can use to create a performance poem.

Revising, redrafting and presentation is easy - each poem created can be printed out, or altered by changing some of the words and submitting it again.

Online activities, instructions or forms
  The Big 3 Rap  
URL of online activities  
Keywords for extensions: Adaptations for different age groups and abilities, special needs

Create own rap in class.

Collaborate with other classes / schools and create a line / section each


NLS framework objective (Year)
NLS framework objective (Term)
NLS framework objective (Number)
NLS framework objective (Name)
  To use performance poems as models to write and to produce poetry in polished forms through revising, redrafting and presentation  
Year group(s) UK - Starting Year group range
Ending year group range

Curriculum Links
  English, Literacy  
ICT Skills

Web browsing

Teacher experience level
Length of time required
  1 lesson   
Resources required
  Internet Ready PC   




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