020 8527 5991   school@handsworth.waltham.sch.uk   Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, London, E4 9PJ  
4 New Articles  |   |  Contact  |  Register  |  Login
Poetry Performance
13 Jun 2018
Calling all Handsworth Pupils!!
04 Jun 2018
May Half Term Project
18 May 2018
English- Instructions
01 May 2018
Natural History Museum Trip
28 Mar 2018
SCIENCE WEEK - The fruit and vegetables we eat.
13 Mar 2018
FUN in the SNOW!
28 Feb 2018
The greatest fossil hunter in the world.
28 Feb 2018
Author Visit
22 Feb 2018
I was a rat by Phillip Pullman
14 Jan 2018
Christmas Day
25 Dec 2017
Thank You from 3AG/MO
22 Dec 2017
An Ancient Egyptian Story - Part Three
12 Dec 2017
An Ancient Egyptian Story - Part Two
10 Dec 2017
The Iron Men have arrived !
08 Dec 2017
An Ancient Egyptian Story - Part One
07 Dec 2017
Egyptian Day - Activity Two
06 Dec 2017
Making Iron Man models
06 Dec 2017
Capacity
06 Dec 2017
Egypt Day - Activity One
05 Dec 2017
Headpiece to the Staff of Ra
04 Dec 2017
International Day
15 Nov 2017
3AG/MO Science fair
08 Nov 2017
The Mousehole cat
21 Oct 2017
Year 3 chess
19 Oct 2017
Here Comes Frankie - Exhibition of Work
15 Oct 2017
Artists Inspired by Music - Wassily Kandinsky
17 Sep 2017
Artists Inspired by Music - Piet Mondrian
17 Sep 2017
Artists Inspired by Music - Marc Chagal
17 Sep 2017
Here Comes Frankie - Collages
10 Sep 2017
Welcome to Year 3
10 Sep 2017


ARCHIVE


ARCHIVE


ARCHIVE


ARCHIVE


ARCHIVE


ARCHIVE
 
( LOGIN to comment on this article. )

English - Kennings

17 Jan 2016

What is a Kennings Poem?

A Kenning is a two word phrase describing an object often using a metaphor. A Kennings poem is a riddle made up of several lines of kennings to describe something or someone.

What is the structure of a Kennings poem?

A Kennings poem consists of several stanzas of two describing words. It can be made up of any number of Kennings.

Here are some of our own examples:

palace painter
fridge maker
diamond lover
ice scater 
ice cream eater
necklace stealer
cupboard maker
car washer
big sleeper
snow leopard poacher
zoo lover
animal lover
honey eater
flower planter
grape picker
good drawer
neat writer
pumpkin eater
cherry cleaner
house washer

I have a friend whose mum is a car washer.
My mummy is a very good picture drawer.

Ice palace builder
fridge burglar 
diamond stealer
ice skater
pizza slicer
book marker
night walker
pizza topper

The night walker fell over the hook maker.

fridge mover
diamond maker
ice breaker
car driver
book reader
burger maker
x box gamer
ball kicker
ice painter
pencil carver
car washer
foot massager
joke writer
zoo keeper
minecraft player
pie maker
problem maker
game updater
story writer
song singer

The ice palace maker and the pen carver made an ice pencil.
The fridge mover and the car washer cleaned a fridge. 
The joke writer wrote a joke about a diamond maker.
The awesome ice breaker put ice on the foot massager.
The car driver drove his car to the zoo keeper.

ice palace cleaner
fridge maker
diamond finder
ice skater
pizza baker
spelling speller
boat sailer
sky scraper
story writer
moon walker
fire work lighter
music player
animal lover
friendship jumper
white board rubber
book reader
house seller
pencil hater

The ice palace cleaner watched the fire work lighter light the fire work.

ice palace kicker
fridge cooler
diamond picker
ice walker
table stealer
chair seller
ice runner
car driver
drill maekr
diamond stealer
gold shaker
lego maker
car maker

The car maker is a diamond stealer.
The lego maker is a drill maker.

ice palace painter
diamond stealer
ice digger
ruby digger
dynamite destroyer
gold stealer
picture taker
party runner
zoo keeper
table puncher
song singer
car washer
mouse catcher
gorilla keeper
pet keeper
shoe demolisher

 

COMMENTS
( LOGIN to comment on this article. )

No comments.
 
Go to the page-top

Please wait


Copyright © 2018  Handsworth Primary School    Website Terms & Conditions


Selct an hour and a minute and then click on Set Time

Selected Time:  _:_

Hours
Minutes
 
Set Time