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Prose, Poetry and Drama Teaching Presentation

  • Editable

    Editable:  PowerPoint, Google Slides

  • Pages

    Pages:  1 Page

  • Curriculum

    Curriculum:  AUS V9, AUS V8

  • Years

    Years:  3 - 4

Teach your students the difference between poetry, prose and drama with an interactive Google Slides teaching presentation.

Poetry vs Prose… What’s the Difference?

Teaching your students how to understand, identify and compare poetry, prose and drama elements is NOT easy!

This teaching presentation has all the information you need to teach this tricky content in a fun and engaging way. It contains twenty-six slides packed with instructional information and various examples of prose, poetry and prose. There are also plenty of practice questions, opportunities for discussion, and formative knowledge checks throughout.

This teaching presentation includes opportunities to: 

  • compare and contrast prose and poetry
  • identify similarities between poetry, prose and drama
  • read and analyse the structure of written examples of poetry, drama and prose
  • assess students on their ability to differentiate between a poem, drama or standard prose.

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Use the dropdown menu next to the Download button to select from the Microsoft PowerPoint or Google Slides version of this resource.

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