Recommended for age 7+

Critically acclaimed and enduringly popular poet Michael Rosen introduces and performs from his poetry collection On the Move, which explores themes of migration.

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If you have enjoyed this film, why not try these activities:

  • The first poem in Michael Rosen’s On the Move is called Poetry is the Migrant
    Poetry is the migrant: it travels.
    Poetry is the witness: it listens.
    Poetry is the survivor: it lasts.
  • What does poetry mean to you?
    • Think about the poem and the meanings of the words.
    • Think of some nouns and adjectives about poetry and create a mindmap.
    • Create your own poetry poster.