How to understand rhythm in poetry

Rhythm in poetry is a device which has an effect on the reader. Learn how to understand rhythm in poetry with BBC Bitesize KS3 English.

How to understand open and closed form in poetry

Closed form poetry uses patterns of rhymes and stanzas, whereas open form poetry is freeform. Learn how to understand open and closed form in poetry with BBC Bitesize KS3 English.

How to identify form in poetry

Rhyme scheme and stanza length can be clues to a poem's form. Learn how to identify poetic form with BBC Bitesize KS3 English.

Drafting 'Anthem for Doomed Youth'

Learn about how Wilfred Owen drafted and redrafted his poem 'Anthem for Doomed Youth' with BBC Bitesize KS3 English.