A Creative Approach to Teaching Rhythm and Rhyme Paperback
by Andy Croft
A Creative Approach to Teaching Rhythm and Rhyme is a book about using words, sounds, echoes, patterns and rhythm in the primary classroom.
It is a book about hearing the poems found in football chants, nursery rhymes, radio jingles, TV adverts, raps and tabloid headlines.
Most importantly, it is a book about celebrating the music of everyday speech. This is a practical guide for primary teachers to develop pupils' speaking and listening skills - their use of anticipation and memory and their ability to enjoy language and participate in its common music.
It features practical warm-up sessions, games, models, templates and examples to help pupils to become readers, writers and confident speakers through the lively practice of rhythm and rhyme.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 23/04/2015
- Category: Literacy strategies
- ISBN: 9781472910691
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