Put simply, the letters of a calligram, when written down, illustrate in a fun way the meaning or interpretation of the original word. I often use this as a starter activity with children in KS2 and am constantly astounded at how accomplished many children are at producing original and stunning calligrams in a short time.
Website called 'Bembo's Zoo' where there are some great animated calligrams.
Welcome to TheSchoolRun. TheSchoolRun gives you all the tools you need to understand what and how your child is learning at primary school. Download English worksheets, maths worksheets and science worksheets to support your child's schoolwork at home, find out all about KS1 SATs and KS2 SATs (and download free SATs past papers), get to grips with new educational techniques and get free.A free teaching resource providing the definition of and examples of shape poems for use with children and beginners.This novel is a very popular choice for KS2 classes. Loosely based on a true story, Street Child i s the inspirational tale of a poor Victorian boy fighting for survival on the grim streets of Victorian London. The novel is full of suspense and is a gripping read that will captivate pupils and teachers alike.
Year 3 Shape Poetry and Calligrams worksheets, lesson plans and other primary teaching resources.Read More
Lower Key Stage 2; Upper Key Stage 2; KS3 Numeracy. Y7. Below ARE; Around ARE; Above ARE; Y8. Below ARE; Around ARE; Above ARE; Year 3 English Select Your Block Our Learn at Home pack for Year 3 English is now available. Explore all our Learn at Home packs. The LKS2 National Curriculum content for Year 3 is arranged in a mix of fiction, non-fiction and poetry blocks focusing on different text.Read More
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Your child's KS2 poetry classes might include analysis of kennings, two-word phrases characteristic of Anglo-Saxon poetry. We explain what this literary device is and how your child might read and write kennings in the primary-school classroom.Read More
Primary Resources - free worksheets, lesson plans and teaching ideas for primary and elementary teachers.Read More
CalligRam is your only source for his original paintings and publications. Issa Benyamin is the first Assyrian calligraphist of modern age who has formulated and used the 22-letter Assyrian (Neo-Aramaic) alphabet to create numerous outstanding art works. These exquisite works of art have been exhibited in: Tehran, Chicago, San Jose, Los Angeles, Bloomington-Normal, and Washington DC. 309-664.Read More
Primaryhomeworkhelp is the new website for Woodlands Junior homework resources. Hundreds of pages of easy to read information and facts on many homework topics including tudors, victorians, romans, rivers and mountains. Projectbritain.com and London Topic also contain Woodlands Resources. I have added a search page so you can locate the resources you need quickly.Read More