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Poetry Part Four A Unit on Types of Poetry and Literary Terms

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  • Poetry Part Four A Unit on Types of Poetry and Literary Terms

  • ONOMATOPOEIA Words that imitate the sound they are naming BUZZOR sounds that imitate another sound The silken, sad, uncertain, rustling of each purple curtain . . .(purple curtain is also an example of assonance)

  • HiccupsDear Hiccups, Youre the enemy of my mouth and throat.Youre the worst thing that could ever- hic- happen!If you ever should disturb me again, I shall toss you out of my vocal chords.Youre like hail on an angry alligator.So, catch my drift, dear hiccups-hic-and get far, far away.Get out-hic-DEAR, AWFUL HICCUPS!-hic-Jennifer Nussinow

  • OnomatopoeiaOnomatopoeia is the use of words that imitate sounds.

    Wham! Splat! Pow! I am in trouble now!

  • Chug chug chug!!Swish swish swishYeeeeee AhhhhhhhhGlippp Gluppp Gluppp

  • ALLITERATIONConsonant sounds repeated at the beginnings of words

    If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers, how many pickled peppers did Peter Piper pick?

  • Alliteration begins with the same letter and sound!Alliteration is used to make writing and readingMORE INTERESTING!

  • Here is another example using the word SNOW: Snow sends shivers up Saras spine.

  • Stan the strong surfer saved several swimmers on Saturday. Tiny Tommy Thomson takes toy trucks to Timmys on Tuesday. Click here to read more alliterations.

  • AlliterationAlliteration uses the same beginning word sounds over and over, like a tongue twister.

    My beautiful bubbles burst and then,I simply blow some more again.

    The setting sun slipped slowly down,Making room for the milky moon.

  • HaikuA poem where there are 5 syllables in the 1st line 7 in the second line5 in the 3rd line.

  • Haiku PoemsNature Haiku Green grass in April Birds begin to sing in trees Children playing outside By SeanNature HAIKU FROGS jumping around Frogs hopping away from snakes Frogs doing cool tricks by Nicholas

  • TankaThunderclouds buildingGathering strength as they growReleasing themselvesPouring life-giving torrentsCleansing the world in shower

  • TankaLets try one together:Title:

  • Assignment:

    Write a Headline Poem ORPoem with alliteration OR Tanka

    Now lets venture into the following websites to search for alliteration, haiku and tanka poems.http://www.gigglepoetry.com

  • Headline Poem: a poem that uses clippings from newspapers or magazines to create a message.

    **Activity: Alliteration group game*