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How to make poetry stones

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Creative writing
Programme: Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Live Literature
Language: English
Genre: Inspiration
Age group: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18

Poetry stones are a fun and creative way to generate ideas for creative writing, especially poetry. They are versatile and can be enjoyed by any age group. This resource includes:

Note: this resource uses pebbles from a local beach to create the poetry stones. During lockdown, we recommend that you use grey or brown paper or card cut into circles and ovals to create your stones.