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Poetry Jeopardy

  1. 2. Identify Poem Types of Poetry Poet Missing Word $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500
  2. 3. Types of Poetry Identify Poem Poet Missing Word $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500
  3. 4. Types of Poetry $100 <ul><li>What are the six types of poetry that we have studied? </li></ul>
  4. 5. Types of Poetry $200 <ul><li>A poem in which the first letters of each line form a word or message relating to the subject . </li></ul>
  5. 6. Types of Poetry $300 <ul><li>This type of poem has no real rhythm or pattern, so you can put words together in all sorts of ways. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Types of Poetry $400 <ul><li>Line 1 has 5 syllables. </li></ul><ul><li>Line 2 has 7 syllables. </li></ul><ul><li>Line 3 has 5 syllables. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Types of Poetry $500 <ul><li>The pair of lines in the poem rhyme. </li></ul>
  8. 9. Types of Poetry $100-Answer <ul><li>What are acrostic, haiku, couplet, cinquain, free verse, and narrative? </li></ul>
  9. 10. Types of Poetry $200-Answer What is an acrostic poem?
  10. 11. Types of Poetry $300-Answer <ul><li>What is Free Verse? </li></ul>
  11. 12. Types of Poetry $400-Answer <ul><li>What is a haiku? </li></ul>
  12. 13. Types of Poetry $500-Answer <ul><li>What is a couplet? </li></ul>
  13. 14. Identify Poem $100 <ul><li>Mark </li></ul><ul><li>Marvelous </li></ul><ul><li>Awesome student </li></ul><ul><li>Real good singer </li></ul><ul><li>Kind </li></ul>
  14. 15. Identify Poem $200 Daily Double Spring Flowers blooming Sun shining Children playing outside.
  15. 16. Identify Poem $300 <ul><li> The sun sets above </li></ul><ul><li>And I hear the sweet sound </li></ul><ul><li>Of one hand thumping. </li></ul>
  16. 17. Identify Poem $400 <ul><li>“ If turkeys gobble, </li></ul><ul><li>Do Pilgrims squabble?” </li></ul><ul><li>“ If cars go zoom, exhaust smoke will plume!” </li></ul><ul><li>“ If the phone rings, </li></ul><ul><li>hope then still clings,” </li></ul>
  17. 18. Identify Poem $500 <ul><li>December </li></ul><ul><li>Frosty, cold </li></ul><ul><li>Laughing, smiling, and hugging </li></ul><ul><li>Santa brings presents </li></ul><ul><li>Festive month </li></ul>
  18. 19. Identify Poem $100-Answer <ul><li>What is an acrostic poem? </li></ul>
  19. 20. Identify Poem $200-Answer <ul><li>What is a free verse poem? </li></ul>
  20. 21. Identify Poem $300-Answer <ul><li>What is a haiku? </li></ul>
  21. 22. Identify Poem $400-Answer <ul><li>What is a couplet? </li></ul>
  22. 23. Identify Poem $500-Answer <ul><li>What is a cinquain? </li></ul>
  23. 24. Poet $100 <ul><li>Listen to The Mustn’ts </li></ul><ul><li>Listen to The Mustn’ts, child, </li></ul><ul><li>Listen to the DON’TS </li></ul><ul><li>Listen to the SHOULDN’TS </li></ul><ul><li>The IMPOSSIBLES, the WON’TS </li></ul><ul><li>Listen to the NEVER HAVES </li></ul><ul><li>Then listen close to me- </li></ul><ul><li>Anything can happen, child, </li></ul><ul><li>ANYTHING can be. </li></ul>
  24. 25. Poet $200 <ul><li>Than a Clap of Thunder </li></ul><ul><li>Louder than a clap of thunder, louder than an eagle screams, louder than a dragon blunders, or a dozen football teams, louder than a four alarmer, or a rushing waterfall, louder than a knight in armor jumping from a ten-foot wall. Louder than an earthquake rumbles, louder than a tidal wave, louder than an ogre grumbles </li></ul><ul><li>as he stumbles through his cave, louder than stampeding cattle, louder than a cannon roars, louder than a giant's rattle, that's how loud my father SNORES! </li></ul>
  25. 26. Poet $300 <ul><li>My Shadow </li></ul><ul><li>I have a little shadow that goes in and out with me, </li></ul><ul><li>And what can be the use of him is more than I can see. </li></ul><ul><li>He is very, very like me from the heels up to the head; </li></ul><ul><li>And I see him jump before me, when I jump into my bed. </li></ul><ul><li>The funniest thing about him is the way he likes to grow-- </li></ul><ul><li>Not at all like proper children, which is always very slow; </li></ul><ul><li>For he sometimes shoots up taller like an india-rubber ball, </li></ul><ul><li>And he sometimes goes so little that there's none of him at all. </li></ul><ul><li>He hasn't got a notion of how children ought to play, </li></ul><ul><li>And can only make a fool of me in every sort of way. </li></ul><ul><li>He stays so close behind me, he's a coward you can see; </li></ul><ul><li>I'd think shame to stick to nursie as that shadow sticks to me! </li></ul><ul><li>One morning, very early, before the sun was up, </li></ul><ul><li>I rose and found the shining dew on every buttercup; </li></ul><ul><li>But my lazy little shadow, like an arrant sleepy-head, </li></ul><ul><li>Had stayed at home behind me and was fast asleep in bed. </li></ul>
  26. 27. Poet $400 <ul><li>The Road Not Taken    </li></ul><ul><li>TWO roads diverged in a yellow wood, </li></ul><ul><li>And sorry I could not travel both </li></ul><ul><li>And be one traveler, long I stood </li></ul><ul><li>And looked down one as far as I could </li></ul><ul><li>To where it bent in the undergrowth;          </li></ul><ul><li>Then took the other, as just as fair, </li></ul><ul><li>And having perhaps the better claim, </li></ul><ul><li>Because it was grassy and wanted wear; </li></ul><ul><li>Though as for that the passing there </li></ul><ul><li>Had worn them really about the same,          </li></ul><ul><li>And both that morning equally lay </li></ul><ul><li>In leaves no step had trodden black. </li></ul><ul><li>Oh, I kept the first for another day! </li></ul><ul><li>Yet knowing how way leads on to way, </li></ul><ul><li>I doubted if I should ever come back.          </li></ul><ul><li>I shall be telling this with a sigh </li></ul><ul><li>Somewhere ages and ages hence: </li></ul><ul><li>Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— </li></ul><ul><li>I took the one less traveled by, </li></ul><ul><li>And that has made all the difference.           </li></ul>
  27. 28. Poet $500 <ul><li>Words Like Freedom </li></ul><ul><li>There words like Freedom </li></ul><ul><li>Sweet and wonderful to say. </li></ul><ul><li>On my heartstrings freedom sings </li></ul><ul><li>All day everyday. </li></ul><ul><li>There are words like Liberty </li></ul><ul><li>That almost make me cry. </li></ul><ul><li>If you had known what I know </li></ul><ul><li>You would know why. </li></ul>
  28. 29. Poet $100-Answer <ul><li>Who is Shel Silverstein? </li></ul>
  29. 30. Poet $200-Answer <ul><li>Who is Jack Prelutsky? </li></ul>
  30. 31. Poet $300-Answer <ul><li>Who is Robert Louis Stevenson? </li></ul>
  31. 32. Poet $400-Answer <ul><li>Who is Robert Frost? </li></ul>
  32. 33. Poet $500-Answer <ul><li>Who is Langston Hughes? </li></ul>
  33. 34. Missing Word $100 Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me too Went for a ride in a flying ________________. “ Hooray!” “ What fun!” “ It’s time we flew!” Said Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me too. ~ Shel Silverstein
  34. 35. Missing Word $200 If you were only one inch tall, you’d ride a worm to school. The teardrop of a crying ant would be your swimming pool. A crumb of cake would be a feast. And last you seven days at __________________, A flea would be a frightening beast If you were one inch tall. ~ Shel Silverstein
  35. 36. Missing Word $300 <ul><li>The little blue engine looked up the hill. </li></ul><ul><li>His light was weak, his whistle _______________. </li></ul><ul><li>He was tired and small, and the hill was tall, </li></ul><ul><li>And his face blushed red as he softly said, “I think I can, I think I can, I think I can.” </li></ul><ul><li>~ Shel Silverstein </li></ul>
  36. 37. Missing Word $400 <ul><li> I went to the doctor- </li></ul><ul><li>He reached down my throat, </li></ul><ul><li>He pulled out a shoe </li></ul><ul><li>And a little toy boat, He pulled out a skate And a bicycle seat, And said, “Be more careful </li></ul><ul><li>About what you ________.” </li></ul><ul><li>~ Shel Silverstein </li></ul>
  37. 38. Missing Word $500 <ul><li> If we meet and I say, “Hi,” </li></ul><ul><li>That’s a salutation. </li></ul><ul><li>If you ask how I feel, that’s consideration. </li></ul><ul><li>If we stop and talk awhile, That’s a __________________. </li></ul><ul><li>If we understand each other, That’s communication. </li></ul><ul><li>~ Shel Silverstein </li></ul>
  38. 39. Missing Word $100-Answer <ul><li>What is shoe? </li></ul>
  39. 40. Missing Word $200-Answer <ul><li>What is least? </li></ul>
  40. 41. Missing Word $300-Answer <ul><li>What is shrill? </li></ul>
  41. 42. Missing Word $400-Answer <ul><li>What is eat? </li></ul>
  42. 43. Missing Word $500-Answer <ul><li>What is consideration? </li></ul>
  43. 44. Final Jeopardy
  44. 45. Final Jeopardy
  45. 46. Final Jeopardy-Answer <ul><li>Who is Langston Hughes? </li></ul>