Ramona Quimby begins in the fall, one of the most beautiful times of the year. Ask your stu- dents to write a cinquain — or five-line — poem about leaves and the colors of fall. A cinquain poem is sometimes reffered to as a diamond poem because of its form.
3 verbs ending in -ing
Synonym to noun in Line #1
A cinquain poem follows this recipe:
Another type of peom that follows a planned structure is a Haiku , a form of Japanese poetry.
A haiku poem is an unrhymed brief poem of three lines totaling 17 syllables.