Handing back materials If you still owe me work, please make sure it’s in by TOMORROW, or there will be consequences *****You may correct errors on your vocabulary tests for half credit. All corrections must be in by Thursday*****
New Vocabulary List For homework tonight, write the word, part of speech and definition in your notebook. The questions are the same style as last week. I will check these tomorrow!
Cinquain Poems 5-line poems Created based on the Japanese haiku Three types Word pattern Syllable pattern Combination Tree Strong, Tall Swaying, swinging, sighing Soothing memories of summer Oak
Word Pattern Cinquain Line 1: Noun (The Subject) Line 2: 2 Adjectives describing line 1 Line 3: 3 verbs related to line 1 Line 4: 4 feelings related to line 1 Line 5: 1 Noun- synonym or repeat line 1 Knights Armor, shields Fighting, charging, slaughtering Worried, delighted, brave, fearsome Crusaders
Syllable Pattern Cinquain When the Doctor told me I had to wear a cast, My heart shattered into pieces. No sports. Line 1: 2 Syllables Line 2: 4 Syllables Line 3: 6 Syllables Line 4: 8 Syllables Line 5: 2 Syllables Syllable pattern cinquains can be sentences or include phrases
Combination Pattern Cinquain Follows the rules of both the word pattern and syllable pattern cinquain Does not use phrases or sentences River Clear, wonderful Slapping, whirling, flowing Cold, slippery, calming, lively Water
Your Task: Create one of each type of cinquain by class tomorrow. Use the rest of class time wisely, as you may finish today. Need help with ideas? SNOWBALL FIGHT!!