River and Rowing Museum Henley on Thames

Write me a River - Key Stage 2/Key Stage 3

Improvised performance and individual guided writing inspired by the Museum and its riverside setting (workshop will be adapted to suit age group).

Activities include:

  • A group improvisation activity, responding to film stimulus; crews create performance poems using rhythm, repetition and chorus.
  • Outdoor sound-mapping activity.
  • Listening and imaginative note-making on the riverside meadow.
  • Individual writing activity: guided personification poem using notes from sound-maps – first-draft and revision techniques.

Write me a River KS2 Y3 & SEN Workshop Summary
Write me a River KS2 Y4 -6 Workshop Summary
Write me a River KS3 workshop summary
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