Key Stage One English Poetry – Year Two

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Year Two in Key Stage One to teach about writing poetry on different themes and topics

Olympic Sports

Select matching verbs and adverbs to use in poetry to describe a range of Olympic sports

Easter Garden Poem

Use the five senses to write a poem describing some of the different things that can found in a garden at Easter

Garden Words

Select and match sets of descriptive vocabulary words that can be used to describe different aspects of an Easter garden

Easter Fun

Select and use present and past verb tenses to describe different activities that families can use to celebrate Easter

Spring Animals

Select and order different synonym words that can be used to describe some of the animals seen during the spring

Easter Flowers

Select and record synonyms that can be used to describe colours and shapes seen in flowers in a garden

Easter Puzzles

Write mystery poems using descriptive language to describe different things seen and used at Easter

Love or Like

Select and use vocabulary to describe objects and ideas that are loved or liked in poetry


Select synonyms for different vocabulary words that can be used to describe a snowman in a poem

Christmas Tree

Select special vocabulary to use in a poem describing different Christmas tree ornaments


Select a range of nouns and adjectives to use in poems about a firework display on Bonfire Night