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Presentation covers the three types of cinquains and details the accompanying homework assignment.

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    • 8th Grade EnglishSeptember 7, 2010
      Today’s Agenda:
      • Hand back journals, vocab and diamantes
      • Get new vocabulary list and homework
      • Notes on cinquain poems
      • Writing cinquains
      • Homework?
    • 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!!