Poem Examples

 

Acrostic Poem

 

Road builders

Oldest male was head of family

Most children did not go to school

Elderly were greatly respected

 

 

Pyramid Poem

 

Line 1:               the letter

Line 2:              a noun

Line 3:              an adjective, noun

Line 4:              adjective, noun, verb

Line 5:              adjective, noun, verb, adverb

 

Example for Ancient Egypt:

P

Pyramids

Pointy pyramids

Pointy pyramids protect

        Pointy pyramids protect proudly

Pattern Poem

Things

3 –ing describing words

1 -ing with place

what it looks like

Things

Aztecs

Farming, Fighting, Worshipping

Playing with rubber balls

Looking like little warriors

Aztecs!

 

Senses Poem

Example for Ancient China

 

I see… ghosts of my family.

I hear… pigs squealing.

I smell… tea brewing.

I touch… the crops I harvest.

I am… obedient.