A group of year 8 students were lucky enough to celebrate World Poetry Day with Portsmouth’s Poet Laureate, Sam Cox. The students were treated to a tour of the Historic Dockyard, including the chance to go on HMS Warrior and Victory, to gather ideas for a poetry workshop.
After lunch Sam treated the students to a
brilliant performance of her poetry. After all that inspiration they were ready to get creative. Sam helped the students create poe
Everyone involved had a fantastic time and it was a wonderful way to enjoy World Poetry Day.ms for each of the exhibitions at the Historic Dockyard and then announced the exciting news that their fantastic poems will be displayed on the Historic Dockyard website.
By Miss St Ledger and Miss Bell