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POETRY 
Year 7 English
Getting Knowledge Ready 
 Using the GNR sheet provided, 
brainstorm what you already know 
about this poetry. 
 When fin...
Prose 
vs. 
Poetry 
Poem Structure
LEARNING 
INTENTION 
SUCCESS 
CRITERIA 
• To visually identify the 
difference between 
prose and poems. 
 I wil l be abl...
Vocabulary 
Poetry 
Prose 
Paragraph 
Stanza
Prose 
use 
PARAGRAPHS 
Look at the key words… 
use the words you do know 
to guess what the unknown 
words may mean. 
GET...
TYPES OF LANGUAGE 
PROSE POETRY 
Continuous piece of writing. 
• Uses sentences 
and paragraphs 
• Sounds similar to 
ordi...
TYPES OF LANGUAGE 
PROSE POETRY 
• A basic paragraph 
shares an idea 
about a topic. 
• Each paragraph 
will identify the ...
CINDERELLA 
PROSE OR POETRY? 
From dusk to dawn, 
From town to town, 
Without a single clue, 
I seek the tender, slender f...
Review 
List two examples of prose. 
List 1 example of poetry.
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1. prose vs. poetry

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1. prose vs. poetry

  1. 1. POETRY Year 7 English
  2. 2. Getting Knowledge Ready  Using the GNR sheet provided, brainstorm what you already know about this poetry.  When finished, share your knowledge by pinning your sheets up at the front of the class. If all else fails… write a poem What do I know about Poetry? What images come to mind? What words do I expect to see?
  3. 3. Prose vs. Poetry Poem Structure
  4. 4. LEARNING INTENTION SUCCESS CRITERIA • To visually identify the difference between prose and poems.  I wil l be able to explain in written and verbal form how I can identify a poem from a narrative.
  5. 5. Vocabulary Poetry Prose Paragraph Stanza
  6. 6. Prose use PARAGRAPHS Look at the key words… use the words you do know to guess what the unknown words may mean. GETTING KNOWLEDGE READY POETRY USE STANZA
  7. 7. TYPES OF LANGUAGE PROSE POETRY Continuous piece of writing. • Uses sentences and paragraphs • Sounds similar to ordinary speech or writing. • May or may not be creative. • Uses lines and stanzas. • Sounds “special” or more “artistic” than normal speech. • Has a main artistic purpose to share something personal.
  8. 8. TYPES OF LANGUAGE PROSE POETRY • A basic paragraph shares an idea about a topic. • Each paragraph will identify the idea, explain and provide evidence. • Focuses on content and structure. • A group of lines that share an idea. • Stanzas are separated by an empty line. • Stanzas in poetry are equal to paragraphs in prose. paragraph stanza
  9. 9. CINDERELLA PROSE OR POETRY? From dusk to dawn, From town to town, Without a single clue, I seek the tender, slender foot To fit this crystal shoe. From dusk to dawn I try it on Each damsel that I meet. And I still lover her so, but oh, I’ve started hating feet. The prince had fallen in love with Cinderella and wanted to find out who the beautiful girl was, but he did not even know her name. He found the glass slipper that had come off Cinderella’s foot as she ran home. The prince said, “I will find her. The lady whose foot fits this slipper will be the one I marry!”. Which one is a narrative and which one is poetry? Use the information from GKR to support your answer in a written response?
  10. 10. Review List two examples of prose. List 1 example of poetry.

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