Students in Year 7 Advanced English are studying the classic novel ‘Anne of Green Gables’. In the novel, Anne recites the famous Alfred Noyle’s poem, ‘The Highwayman’.

In class during remote learning, we looked at some of the features of this poem and the students had to choose one or more of these features (themes, ideas, rhythm, rhyme, literary techniques) to create their own poem. Here are some examples: