2010’s National Poetry Day featured a wonderful film commissioned by Fox Create. The film is a montage of people reciting the poem ‘Room Inside’ by Philip Gross. It was screened at Broadway on National Poetry Day and has also been screened at the London Southbank Centre and Ledbury Poetry Festival.
Watch Simon Armitage reading ‘Kid‘, a poem he wrote when he heard they were thinking of dropping Robin from Batman series. ‘I always thought Robin had the most important things to say, and the nicest costume.’
Download some wonderful lesson plans by Mandy Coe from the TES here.