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ReephamYear5: This week in English we begin our study of The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes, whilst in Maths we start our Geometry lessons with identifying and measuring angles. In History, it's time to learn about food during the Stone Age and cook a Neolithic treat!

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

StrawberryManor: Oh the moon is a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

andanotherdave: Seems ter moi; every retail-chancer grabbed a once in a decade opp'ty, to ramp up prices. A £1.00's worth pre-Covid is now £1.25 +25%. Surreal like in olden days, as Wayside Bandits roamed free and wild. Over the Purple Moor: a Highwayman came riding ~ Alfred Noyes. 1880/1958

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

bluebox99: BBC Radio 4 Extra - Ghost Story, Midnight Express by Alfred Noyes Little does 12 year-old Mortimer realise that a book from his father’s library sets out his own future. Read by Joss Ackland.

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

HolmerAcademy: Year 5 are mapping their versions of The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes… danger, robbery and heartbreak - it has it all!

KerryLouWilliam: Highwayman Alfred noyes

plastic_bio: Yes; as the music changes,Like a prismatic glass,It takes the light and rangesThrough all the moods that pass;Dissects the common carnivalOf passions and regrets,And gives the world a glimpse of allThe colours it forgets. - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

agaunstnazguls: yes the highwayman by alfred noyes illustrated by charles keeping was my favourite book/poem we read it in year 4 and i've had a crush on bess ever since

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

kingmidasgold2: ALFRED NOYES - COLLECTED POEMS VOL IV - WILLIAM BLACKWOOD and SONS 1927

smalljones: Phil Ochs sings Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

LyonsdownSchool: Year 6 have recently completed a unit of work in English and Drama on the narrative poem The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes. They brought this poem of love and sacrifice to life using their performance skills in the garden. We can't wait to see you all perform in the summer play!

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

MarylandDJS: DJS youth and staff at the Alfred D. Noyes Children’s Center celebrated Women’s History Month with a meaningful panel discussion. Read more:

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

ydnad0: Lines from The Highwayman Alfred Noyes Moon rise over the Bay of Bengal at Gopalpur, Odisha

JAYSEE423: “The Highwayman”by Alfred Noyes. “The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, The road was a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor, And the highwayman came riding– Riding–riding–..."

philosphsfemina: ... The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas. Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

MarylandDJS: Youth at the Alfred D. Noyes Children's Center recently participated in the Make Your Dreams Happen project & were asked to think about their goals & dreams, & how they would visualize them on a vision board, a tool that helps you visualize... Read more:

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Wakeupandresist: On the Western Front by Alfred Noyes

JDMusicFan: Instead of going to sleep, grandson started telling granny about Alfred Noyes' poem The Highwayman he was studying at school. The two discussed the poem for some time until the boy's mother came in and asked 'Are you two ever going to get to sleep?'

HoraceCSmith: One review describes The Witching Hours as "Cleverly written, gripping and with the gothic charm of Alfred Noyes' Highwayman". Read it for yourself today!

JustAdduce: “Look for me by moonlight; Watch for me by moonlight; I'll come to thee by moonlight, though hell should bar the way!” ~ Alfred Noyes "The Highwayman"

OakFarmPrimary: Year 6 have been studying the poem ‘The Highwayman’ by Alfred Noyes in their English lessons and have been inspired to produce some wonderful writing and artwork.

agaunstnazguls: the crush little me had on bess the landlord's daughter from this version of 'the highwayman' by alfred noyes when i was 9 years old is unparalleled

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

AEndzBeginning: "THE HIGHWAYMAN...a poem by one Alfred Noyes...My brother was really influenced by Phil Ochs So much so, he thought he was one made from gospel. I'm sure they conversed, spirit to spirit as many of us do to loved ones passed...In fact, they died the very same way"...

bijoujulie: I was reminded of The Highwayman poem by Alfred Noyes and now I’m stuck with that ghostly galleon of a moon and the ribbon of moonlight

BeachBooksBlog: "There's a magic in the distance, where the sea-line meets the sky." Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

MeadhurstSchool: Year 6 are learning the Poem 'The Highwayman' by Alfred Noyes to perform to the children. They are drawing story maps to help them remember the words.

WykenCroft: In Yr5 the children have been using Alfred Noyes’ The Highwayman as inspiration for their own poetry. They used aspirational vocabulary and illustrated their poems beautifully.

hidden_grove: “Sherwood in the twilight, is Robin Hood awake? Grey and ghostly shadows are glimmering through the brake… Calling as he used to call, faint and far away, In Sherwood, in Sherwood, about the break of day.” - Alfred Noyes (1904)

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

DeadPoetsDaily: ‘Lines for a Sun-Dial’ by Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

burgundymare55: "The Highwayman" is a romantic poem written by Alfred Noyes, published 1906 in Blackwood's magazine, voted Britain's 15th favorite poem in a 1995 poll. I was inspired to do this acrylic last year after hearing Canada's Loreena McKennitt sing it. Great song, haunts me still.

DebonnaireMerry: Someone just posited to me that Lucinda by Tom Waits is a reply to The Highwayman by Loreena McKennit (poem by Alfred Noyes) and I am Having A Moment

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

RS_dilli: Excerpt from a poem that has always made me cry. Ever since I first read it as a teenager, I haven’t forgotten it. Through the yrs I read hundreds of poems, but this retained its impact. Love’s fateful doom. Read it now & still hv tears in my eyes The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes

TheMontford: Letting my weird flag fly, but my goodness I would love to recreate photographically some of the Charles Keeping illustrations for ‘The Highwayman.’ By Alfred Noyes.

OdysseyNumber5: "And there were all those others, Drake and Blake, Rodney and Howard, Byron, Collingwood; With deathless eyes aflame for England's sake, As on their ancient decks they proudly stood,-- Decks washed of old with England's purplest blood;" Alfred Noyes

sebuckstiann: no bc there should be more highwayman media when i was 10 i knew the entire alfred noyes poem off by heart and that was like 1k words

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

MrsHeisel: "The Highwayman," by Alfred Noyes, is widely known to be "the best ballad poem in existence for oral delivery." Mr. Foley challenged his 5th graders to present the poem to the class, and Maggie rose to the challenge. 17 STANZAS!! She did an amazing job!

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Justice78602373: “The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas.” – Alfred Noyes SSR Intelligence Unbeatable

RomGothSam: 2) Loreena McKennitt - The Highwayman It's just a beautiful interpretation of the Alfred Noyes poem.

plastic_bio: Enough of dreams! No longer mock The burdened hearts of men! Not on the cloud, but on the rock Build thou thy faith again;O range no more the realms of air, Stoop to the glen-bound streams; Thy hope was all too like despair: Enough, enough of dreams. - Alfred Noyes

lancekthompson: "Totally unmoral" says Alfred Noyes. 7/7

Ros47Ron: We had read the poem 'The Highway Man" by Alfred Noyes. So when I heard my 7th-grade teacher play the song version I was hooked because I knew of her music. Aside from The Mystic's Dream, it's my favorite song of hers.

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

jeffreyscott88: “The universe is neither centered on earth nor the sun. It is centered on God.” ~Alfred Noyes

jeffreyscott88: “There’s a magic in the distance, where the sea-line meets the sky.” ~Alfred Noyes

jeffreyscott88: “Outlawed, but not alone, for Love Is outlawed, too. You cannot banish us, proud world: We banish you.” ~Alfred Noyes

jeffreyscott88: “If ever I had any doubts about the fundamental realities of religion, they could always be dispelled by one memory- the light upon my father's face as he came back from early communion.” ~Alfred Noyes, English poet, professor at Princeton University

3coma14: Thou whose deep ways are in the sea, whose footsteps are not known, to-night a world that turned from thee is waiting — at Thy Throne. The towering Babels that we raised where scoffing sophists brawl, the little Antichrists we praised — the night is on them all. Alfred Noyes…

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

Kavya__21: "Only in souls the Christ is brought to birth, And there He lives and dies." - Alfred Noyes PRATIK DESERVES BB TROPHY

IPASource: A Slumber Song of the Madonna, text by Alfred Noyes and set by Samuel Barber. Download the text:

BedstoneCollege: Year 5 practiced using an interactive glossary to learn the meaning of outdated words & phrases featuring in the narrative poem “The Highwayman” by Alfred Noyes

thehalfnomad: And still of a winter’s night, they say, when the wind is in the trees, When the moon is a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas,    When the road is a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor,    A highwayman comes riding—          Riding—riding— Poet: Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

PanopticMuse: Immortal Sails by Alfred Noyes

mttaggart: Pretty glad Alfred Noyes did not visit in the age of Starlink.

MtWilsonObs: Poetry and First Light: “The Watchers of the Sky” by Alfred Noyes. The prologue to the book, “The Observatory”, was inspired by Noyes’ trip to Mount Wilson Observatory as a special guest at the first light of the 100-inch telescope. Read more:

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

CPickeringPri: Year 6 have really been enjoying reading the poem 'The Highwayman' by Alfred Noyes. Today they have been acting in role play as either Bess or the Highwayman to create dialogue that could occur after their deaths. This has helped them plan ideas for their final piece of work.

Flashhand1: My all-time favourite from when I was a kid, is "The Highwayman" I know it's long, but I've always loved it!! - The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees. The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas. ... By Alfred Noyes.

fairliehope: A Spell “Gather, first, in your left hand (This must be at fall of day) Forty grains of wild sea-sand Where you think a mermaid lay. I have heard that it is best If you gather it, warm and sweet, Out of the dint of her left breast Where you see her heart has beat.” — Alfred Noyes

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

SugiKumar21: The universe is centred on neither the earth nor the sun. It is centred on God. Alfred Noyes TEJASSWI DESERVES TO WIN

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

EmilyH95045541: If anyone is curious about one of the many things that made me a hopeless romantic, just look to the poem called The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes.

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SugiKumar31: The universe is centred on neither the earth nor the sun. It is centred on God. Alfred Noyes REIGN OF TEJASSWI PRAKASH

SugiKumar31: The universe is centred on neither the earth nor the sun. It is centred on God. Alfred Noyes REIGN OF TEJASSWI PRAKASH

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

GraceTalbot19: "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes. Loved it since grade school.

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

KavyaPuri21: "Only in souls the Christ is brought to birth, And there He lives and dies." - Alfred Noyes WE WATCH BB15 FOR PRATIK

EBNunn: Just reminded by my dad of how he used to recite "the Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes to us when we were kids, starting my love of murder ballads early

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

TahneeBryant: "The road was a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor, And the highwayman came riding, riding, riding, The highwayman came riding up to the old inn door." -"The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes Still my favorite poem to this day.

Poem2Poem: The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, / The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, - Alfred Noyes

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