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Explore the elements of acrostic poems beginning with small groups brainstorming lists of adjectives for various nouns and then selecting the best descriptors. Next, they listen to acrostic poems and identify adjectives. In pairs, they create an acrostic poem similar to the example provided and then take digital photos for a PowerPoint that includes their poem. Teacher resources: PowerPoint on acrostic poems, rubric, notes, and extension activities.