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U5 tried Speed Dating poetry style as part of their collaborative and creative revision. The girls tried various pairings of poems from their examination anthology. They had two minutes on the clock to find connections on ideas, form, structure and language in each poem. The skill of comparison is vital to exam success.
Each girl represented an individual poem and would sit and chat with another 'partner poem' until she found her perfect match.
“It was fun and felt real and involved,” said Tilly of U5.