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Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku « Imagination Soup Fun Learning and Play Activities for Kids

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This template gives an outline of writing a haiku poem as well as an example of how to manipulate lines to make them fit the structure.

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How to Write a Haiku Poem

Haiku is an ancient form of poetry invented in Japan. People focus on the syllable counts, but that's just the basics. Here's how to write a haiku poem.

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Use this resource to create adorable poem snowflakes! Students will write both a haiku and cinquain poem about snowflakes/winter/the holidays. Students will publish their poems and glue onto either side of the snowflake. Decorate the snowflake with glitter, punch a hole in the top, and hang around the room!

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5 Poetry Styles to Engage Readers and Writers

I love these FREE poetry templates! So easy to teach haiku, cinquain, and diamante. These were perfect for my writing center, and easy to make a quick bulletin board. The perfect addition to any poetry or writer's workshop.

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Good explanation of Haikus for my older kids. In April, the whole front of my circulation desk becomes a poetry wall. I buy cheap decorative post-its from target and the kids are allowed to write a poem on them and stick it to the wall. At the end of the month we host a poetry night and students can read one of those poems!

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Poetry Skills - Although this might be a little "young" for our age group, I think it gives an excellent description of different types of poems (which is something I've had to re-learn recently) and could still be used in 7th grade.

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