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Acrostic PoemsBy: Katie MillikenWhat is an acrostic poem?Have you ever heard of or made an Acrostic Poem?
If not, what do you think they are?ObjectivesIdentify the definition of an Acrostic Poem
Use descriptive words and other details to expand and improve student's own writing.
Use information from various sources to accomplish a purpose.
Use elements of poetry to facilitate understanding.
acrostic poemsAn acrostic poem uses the letters in a topic word to begin each line.
All lines of the poem should relate to or describe the poem.
Example acrostic poemShines brightlyUp in the skyNice and warm on my skinCreate your ownhttp://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/acrostic/
http://www.momswhothink.com/reading/list-of-adjectives.html What are Adjectives?
Adjectives are describing words.
For example: Tall, small, slimyShare your poems