St John's CE (VC) Primary School

Life in all its fullness


I can analyse a poem and explain my opinions.


Today, we are going to be looking at a poem all about a volcano. Take a look at the poem below:

As well as the questions in the document above, write down some answers to the following:


1) Do you like the poem? Can you explain why you feel this way (using the text)?


2) Are there any words or phrases the poet has used that you particularly like?  How do they make you feel?


3) Collect any rhyming words from the poem. Write them down. Are there any more words you can think of that will rhyme with those used in the poem?