Cinquain (sink-ain)

This Cinquain (sink-ain) writing prompt also includes:

The cinquain, a five line, fixed-form poem that features one subject, is the focus of the third exercise in a series of ten poetry writing resources.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have kids collect all 10 of their poems from the series into a poetry notebook
  • Ask writers to illustrate their cinquains and post them about the room
  • Create a cinquain for a character in a story the class is reading or has read
Pros

  • Specific directions for crafting a cinquain, models, and a worksheet are all included in the resource
Cons

  • None