a taste of ‘School Daze’

from School Daze by Irene Buckler

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School Daze is a poetic narrative that follows the (mis)adventures of its memorable characters in various classroom settings, studying different subjects and participating in sporting events, culminating with the customary awards assembly at the end of the school year.

School Daze also demonstrates and explains poetic forms, including long poems, short poems, limericks, shape poems, sonnets, acrostic poems and rhyming couplets.

School Daze Learning Activities cover alliteration, characterisation, stereotypes, phobias, homonyms, narratives, figurative language, information skills, plot, rhymes and rhythm, similes, metaphors, and colloquialisms.