We found 158 resources with the concept haikus
How to Write a Tanka PoemLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Take your haikus to the next level with tanka poems, another form of Japanese poetry that regulates the length and rhythm of each line by syllables. Young writers read the explanation, examples, and tips for tanka poems before writing...
How to Start a Poetry JournalLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Practice makes proficient! Using a journal of their choice, authors organize pages, then begin their writing journey of on-going writing practice in which they compose all poetic forms including diamante, limerick, free verse, and more!
Literacy and LandscapesLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As the saying goes, art often imitates life ... and literature! A series of activities designed to accompany a visit to the Ogden Museum of Southern Art encourage writers to find inspiration in various landscapes. The lesson includes a...
Dance of the Times: African-American Expression of JazzLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Music enthusiasts discover the birth of jazz and explore a variety of images showcasing African-Americans' expression of the music. Taking part in a grand conversation, pupils discuss the myriad of emotions that come to be from reviewing...
Poetry is Not a ChrymeLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
A poem: Here's a collection to share your love and affection of poetry. Steer your students in the direction of this collection on poetry. Incorporate this collection on poetry in the classroom, or during April to celebrate National Poetry Month! Class members discover elements of poetry, including structure, patterns, language, and rhyming words through a variety of lessons and worksheets. Challenge learners to compare and contrast poems, as well as write their own creative pieces.
Section Two: Why is Biodiversity Important?Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore soil, genetic traits, natural resources, and pollution in a series of lessons that focus on biodiversity. Kids complete experiments to learn more about the importance of varied genes and organisms in an ecosystem.
Figurative LanguageLesson Planet
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Teach your class a thing or two about figurative language with this straightforward presentation. The presentation defines figurative language as well as various types of figurative language, such as metaphor, alliteration, onomatopoeia,...
Exploring Selected Haiku by IssaLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If your class doesn't know what a haiku is, show them two examples from the Japanese poet Issa (both included here), and have them make some observations. How long are they? What is the structure? A video and a list of questions help...
Poetry: The Most Compact Form of LiteratureLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Introducing or need to review literary devices and terms for a study of poetry? Though text heavy, the explanations and examples of key poetic devices will provide learners with the vocabulary they need to discuss and craft poems.