8th April 2022
Oracy - Performance Poetry Competition
Last week, all the children practised and performed a poem using their oracy skills including:
VOICE: pace, varying your tone, pronouncing words clearly and projecting your voice
BODY LANGAUGE: gesture posture, facial expression and eye contact.
The poem was linked to Diversity Week and was about something that we really enjoy, or makes us different or special.
Well done to everyone! I was so impressed with how hard the children worked and how well they performed in front of their peers. The standard was very high and some of the children had even written their own poems. Miss Armstrong and I had a very tough job choosing the whole school winners from the class winners. Congratulations to all our winners.
The class winners were:
Crawcrook – Izzy
Gateshead – George
Newcastle – Jayden
Scotland – Imogen
England – Ellie B
Wales – Ella W
Northern Ireland – Lydia
Northern Europe – Emily
Southern Europe – Mila
Africa – Holly
Asia – Charlotte
Antarctica – Noah
Oceania – Noah
South America – Sophie
North America – Tilda
You can see the videos of the whole school winners who were:
1st prize – Mila – Southern Europe
2nd prize – Ellie B – England
3rd prize – Sophie – South America
All the winners received Waterstones vouchers. We hope you enjoy choosing some nice books!
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