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Phillipa\'s Poetry Anthology

  1. 1. <ul><li>My Poetry </li></ul><ul><li>Anthology </li></ul>
  2. 2. What is Poetry? <ul><li>Poetry is a river, poem after poem moves along in the exciting crests and falls of the the river waves. None is timeless; each arrives in an historical context, almost everything, in the end, passes. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary Oliver </li></ul><ul><li>(A Poetry Handbook) </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is Poetry? My Definition! <ul><li>Poetry is a number of different things it can ryhm but it doesn’t have to it can be funny or sad exciting or dull it can be about any thing </li></ul><ul><li>Me </li></ul>
  4. 4. Acrostic The word acrostic is formed from the Greek word acros (outermost) and stichos (line of poetry).  The acrostic is a poem where the first letter of each line forms a word when you read them looking downward. P anthers growl, O rioles sing, E agles soar, M onkeys swing. S ee? 
  5. 5. My Acrostic #1 <ul><li>Ants scurry </li></ul><ul><li>Cows moo! </li></ul><ul><li>Rabbits hoop </li></ul><ul><li>Otters swim </li></ul><ul><li>Snails crawl </li></ul><ul><li>Tigers growl </li></ul><ul><li>Igwanas relax </li></ul><ul><li>Cheetas sprint </li></ul>
  6. 6. My Acrostic #2 Buzzing around Eating pollen Evaluating the honey Stealing flowers
  7. 7. Haiku <ul><li>COMPOSING A TRADITIONAL JAPANESE HAIKU POEM </li></ul><ul><li>The 300-year old Haiku Poem has its own distinct discipline:- Each complete poem has only three lines, totalling 17 syllables. - the first line must be five syllables - the second line must be seven syllables - the third line must be five syllables When these rigid conditions are met, the result can be a very satisfying word picture . </li></ul><ul><li>Birds take wing on high, gliding over angry waves back to their safe nests. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. My Haiku #1 <ul><li>Nature is our friend </li></ul><ul><li>Look after it and it shall stay </li></ul><ul><li>The same and will grow </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Repulse Recycle </li></ul><ul><li>Remove Reuse Refurbish </li></ul><ul><li>Resell Refrain Fanx </li></ul>My Haiku #2
  10. 10. Cinquain Cinquain poems come in three formats: Cinquain Pattern #1 Line1: One word Line2: Two words Line 3: Three words Line 4: Four words Line 5: One word Cinquain Pattern #2 Line1: A noun Line2: Two adjectives Line 3: Three -ing words Line 4: A phrase Line 5: Another word for the noun
  11. 11. Cinquain Cinquain Pattern #3 Line1: Two syllables Line2: Four syllables Line 3: Six syllables Line 4: Eight syllables Line 5: Two syllables
  12. 12. My Cinquain #1 <ul><li>Gather around </li></ul><ul><li>High in the sky they float </li></ul><ul><li>Wet and cold they cry </li></ul><ul><li>Nice and wet </li></ul>Rain clouds
  13. 13. My Cinquain #2 <ul><li>Are clear and round </li></ul><ul><li>They burst when you touch them </li></ul><ul><li>They drift alone </li></ul><ul><li>When they pop </li></ul>Bubbles
  14. 14. Diamante A diamante is a seven line poem, shaped like a diamond. Line 1: one word (subject/noun that is contrasting to line 7) Line 2: two words (adjectives) that describe line 1 Line 3: three words (action verbs) that relate to line 1 Line 4: four words (nouns) first 2 words relate to line 1 last 2 words relate to line 7 Line 5: three words (action verbs) that relate to line 7 Line 6: two words (adjectives) that describe line 7 Line 7: one word ( subject/noun that is contrasting to line 1)
  15. 15. Diamante Example square symmetrical, conventional shaping, measuring, balancing boxes, rooms, clocks, halos encircling, circumnavigating, enclosing round, continuous circle
  16. 16. My Diamante #1 <ul><li>Monkeys </li></ul><ul><li>Dopey, furry </li></ul><ul><li>swinging,swooping,jumping </li></ul><ul><li>In the zoo having fun in the tree tops </li></ul><ul><li>Leaping,chuckling,giggling </li></ul><ul><li>smelly, daft </li></ul><ul><li>monkeys </li></ul>
  17. 17. My diamante #2 <ul><li>Mouse </li></ul><ul><li>Tiny, squeaky </li></ul><ul><li>Creeping, Crawling, Leaping </li></ul><ul><li>Trying to get away from the mean old cat </li></ul><ul><li>Looking, Chasing, Eating </li></ul><ul><li>Greedy, Bossy </li></ul><ul><li>Cat </li></ul>
  18. 18. Collected Diamante #1 <ul><li>Monsters </li></ul><ul><li>Creepy,sinister </li></ul><ul><li>Hiding,lurking,stalking </li></ul><ul><li>vampires,mummies,werewolves and more </li></ul><ul><li>Chasing,pouncing,eating </li></ul><ul><li>Hungry,scary </li></ul><ul><li>creatures </li></ul>
  19. 19. Free Verse <ul><li>Does not have to rhyme </li></ul><ul><li>Does not have to have a specific rhythm </li></ul><ul><li>Has no specific length </li></ul><ul><li>Makes use of figurative speech </li></ul>
  20. 20. Free Verse Tools <ul><li>Metaphor – suggests a similarity between two things The road snakes around the mountain . </li></ul><ul><li>Simile – highlights the comparison between two things using like, as, resembles, etc.          </li></ul><ul><li>The stars in the night sky were like sparkling diamonds. </li></ul><ul><li>Personification – giving human characteristics to things which are clearly not human                    </li></ul><ul><li>The outboard motor cleared its throat. </li></ul><ul><li>Alliteration – repeating words with the same beginning sound Thomas tied two turnips to two tall trees. </li></ul><ul><li>Imagery – using vivid, descriptive words to conjure up an image         </li></ul><ul><li>The car sped. - The flashy, yellow, mustang  streaked like          a bullet along the highway. </li></ul><ul><li>Onomatopoeia – using words that sound like what they mean         </li></ul><ul><li>He slurped his soup . </li></ul><ul><li>Hyperbole – using exaggeration to make a point        </li></ul><ul><li>Make me a sundae a mile high . </li></ul>
  21. 21. My Free Verse #1 <ul><li>Phillipa </li></ul><ul><li>Love animals </li></ul><ul><li>Hates spiders </li></ul><ul><li>Likes motor bikes </li></ul><ul><li>dislikes asparagus </li></ul><ul><li>likes playing sports </li></ul>
  22. 22. My Free Verse #2 <ul><li>school </li></ul><ul><li>Fun sports </li></ul><ul><li>Boring maths </li></ul><ul><li>Awesome friends </li></ul><ul><li>Weird children </li></ul>
  23. 23. Collected Free Verse #1 <ul><li>FIREWORKS </li></ul><ul><li>The car is combusting, combusting, combusting. </li></ul><ul><li>She is plucked meat. </li></ul><ul><li>Wet feathers. </li></ul><ul><li>Daylight is a hook which gags her. </li></ul><ul><li>She is red tar weeping, </li></ul><ul><li>Choked incoherence. </li></ul><ul><li>The light is white wax. </li></ul><ul><li>She is drowning. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Repeat Poster Poem <ul><li>Select Subject </li></ul><ul><li>Statements beginning with same word </li></ul><ul><li>Design a shape </li></ul><ul><li>Cut out multiple shapes </li></ul><ul><li>One statement on each shape </li></ul><ul><li>Attach to poster in all directions </li></ul>
  25. 25. Friendship is being there Friendship is of the heart Friendship is a feast Friendship is trying to understand a mole Luke, Grade 6 Salamandastron, Brian Jacque
  26. 26. <ul><li>Bags can be used for shopping </li></ul><ul><li>Bags can be used for carrying money </li></ul><ul><li>Bags can be environmental friendly </li></ul><ul><li>Bags can be plastic or material </li></ul>My Repeat Poster Poem #1
  27. 27. Character Poem First name ____________ Lives in ______ where s/he Hears ________________ Sees _________________ Touches ______________ Needs ________________ Fears _________________ Gives _________________ Wonders ______________ Dreams _______________ Believes ______________ Loves ________________ Is ____________________ Last name.
  28. 28. Robin Hood of Sherwood Forest, Ann McGovern <ul><li>Robin </li></ul><ul><li>Lives in Sherwood Forest where he </li></ul><ul><li>Hears about the archery contest, </li></ul><ul><li>Sees the evil sheriff as an enemy, </li></ul><ul><li>Fears nothing, </li></ul><ul><li>Gives money to the poor, </li></ul><ul><li>Dreams about Maid Marian, </li></ul><ul><li>Loves the feel of a bow in his hands, and </li></ul><ul><li>Is happy to live in Sherwood Forest </li></ul><ul><li>Hood. - Joshua, Grade 8 </li></ul>
  29. 29. selvia Lives in a tree she hears that there’s an earthquake coming Sees the animals running Touches the branch’s as she Fears for the animals Gives some of the animals a place to stay Wonders what will become of them Dreams about some where safe Believes every thing will be ok loves helping is happy every thing is alrite now Sharp
  30. 30. Riddle Poem <ul><li>Line 1: clue about subject </li></ul><ul><li>Line 2: adjective and noun </li></ul><ul><li>Line 3: two actions connected to subject </li></ul><ul><li>Line 4: phrase or statement </li></ul><ul><li>Line 5: answer </li></ul>
  31. 31. Haymeadow, Gary Paulsen Dumb fly-followed stubborn and stinky spread out like a gray carpet herd of sheep - Michael, Grade 8
  32. 32. My Riddle Poem #1 Silly fly-followed Sticky and licky time to go to the sheds herd of dairy cows
  33. 33. <ul><li>Keep the beat </li></ul><ul><li>Repetition </li></ul><ul><li>Rhyming </li></ul>Rapping
  34. 34. Rapunzel’s Rap Rapunzel was a girl with hair of gold Trapped in a tower in days of old She wasn’t allowed outside to play And her golden hair grew longer each day Grew longer and longer and longer each day. The witch who locked her up was mean With a pointed nose and a face of green Mean mean meaner than the queen of mean. - Sonja Dunn
  35. 35. <ul><li>Red riding hood was a chick with red on her hood . She was riding to her grannys house wen a wolf said stop i want to eat you up .She said h@ll no ill go kunfui on you . you mean old wolf </li></ul>
  36. 36. Animated Poem <ul><li>Illustrate a poem </li></ul><ul><li>Scan </li></ul><ul><li>Animate using a software program </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate into a presentation </li></ul>
  37. 37. Animated Three Blind Mice
  38. 38. Thanks for watching!
  39. 39. <ul><li>The principal is missing By kenn nesbitt </li></ul><ul><li>My noisy brother by Kenn nesbit </li></ul><ul><li>While strolling down the beach today By kenn nesbit </li></ul><ul><li>The marvelous homework and house work machine </li></ul><ul><li>by Kenn nesbit </li></ul><ul><li>Headless town </li></ul><ul><li>Im a wizard im a warlock Kenn nesbit </li></ul><ul><li>Daddys making dinner By jeff mondak </li></ul><ul><li>The cherry pit by bruce lansky </li></ul>
  40. 40. <ul><li>Bruce lansky </li></ul>
  41. 41. <ul><li>Bruce lansky </li></ul><ul><li>is the creator of he makes humorous poetry books and has sold over two million copies. He goes to diffrent elementary schools and teachs them seven diffrent sorts of poetry some times he recives boxs of poems from the students that he has inspired </li></ul>
  42. 42. <ul><li>Wicked thoughts by judith viorst </li></ul><ul><li>The meanest girl i’ve ever met is mary ellen wright. And if a lion came and ate her with one bite </li></ul><ul><li>Id cry and cry and cry and cry </li></ul><ul><li>{ But just to be polite } </li></ul>
  43. 43. Total Point Summary <ul><li>215 </li></ul>