Michael Rosen: Don’t

Michael Rosen: Chocolate cake

Poetry in action

Here is a selection of performed poetry in English that we think you’ll enjoy. Some of the poems are more difficult to understand than others but because most of them use animation or theatre they’re good fun to watch.

Julia Donaldson: What the Ladybird Heard

Murray Lachlan Young: Annie McClue

Benjamin Zephaniah: People need people

Maya Angelou: Life doesn’t frighten me

Dr Seuss: Green Eggs and Ham