Poet and Didn't Know It ?

Mrs. Mandy's 6th Grade

What is Poetry?

Poetry is a form of literature that uses aesthetic and rhythmic qualities of language to express thoughts and feelings.
What is Poetry

6 Types of Poetry we will look at:

Acrostic Poems

Bio Poem

Haiku

Cinquain

Concrete Poems

Limerick

What is a cinquain?

The cinquain, also known as a quintain or quintet, is a poem or stanza composed of five lines. Examples of cinquains can be found in many European languages, and the origin of the form dates back to medieval French poetry.