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Read the first part of the poem ‘Skimbleshanks’. Underline the vocabulary.
Listen to two performances of the poem.
Compare it this version
Remind yourself about commas, brackets and dashes for parentheses.
Meet the Comma
Commas and introductory elements
Now complete today’s writing tasks.
Now the fun stuff.
Try learning some of the first part of the poem off by heart.
Here are more cat poems by him – on a playlist
Here is the long version…
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