Presentation on theme: "Acrostic Poem. An acrostic poem (name poem) Use a word for its subject Each line begins with a letter from the subject Doesnt have to rhyme."— Presentation transcript:
An acrostic poem (name poem) Use a word for its subject Each line begins with a letter from the subject Doesnt have to rhyme
ANNIE Apples are my favorite New clothes New tooth I like ice cream Excellent at drawing
How to write an acrostic poem? Write the subject of your poem vertically Brainstorm a list of words or ideas Decide how they might fit into the poem Work through all the letters until you have created a line for each letter
5 Ws Format Who Fenju What English Teacher When Years Where Simen Why Career
Example FENJU Fun in teaching English all the time Never ending work Just like you and me Until I QUIT
4-Line Poem Fall A color describing word orange A noun leaves A verb drift down Fall is …. Fall is windy.
Example FALL From green to orange All the leaves Lingeringly drifting down down down Love to a windy day till winter comes
SNOWMAN Snow falling New flakes On every rooftop a White blanket Making A winter dream and New flowers for the snowman!
CHOCOLATE Creamy or Hot, it makes my mouth scream On and on Chocolate, chocolate Oh, yum Luscious chocolate, I cant believe I Ate it all. It Tickles my throat Each time I eat, mmm oh I love chocolate
Now its your turn to try! Choose a topic use the name of a person, an object …. Brainstorm and make a list Organize your ideas Write your poem and edit