Haiku

By Alec and brenden

Haiku

A haiku is a form of japanese poetry

For example

A snowflake on a stem

whispers to its relatives

ill take over now

How to write a Haiku

Brainstorm

  • Pick a topic
  • Think of words that go along with your topic
  • Make a word bank

Format


  • a haiku has three lines
  • First line must have five syllables
  • second line must have seven syllables
  • and the third must have five syllables
Writing Lessons : How to Write a Haiku

Invented

Haikus date back to the 7th century, one in japan known as "uta" was the oldest discovered
Haikus weren't recognized in the us until the 1950s