Performing The Highwayman
Watch this performance of the Highwayman:
Note how Rob Shaw keeps an even pace and a clear voice as he recites the poem.
Choose three or four verses of the Highwayman to read out loud.
Read them through several times, getting a feel for the rhythm and the words of the poem. Make sure you are reading the punctuation, pausing where appropriate.
When you feel confident, put on a performance for your family or contact another family member and show them your poem. You could film it or even do a virtual performance with a friend, reciting alternate verses or lines.