Poems like this can be used to honor a famous person or to spell a subject or celebrate a season, as in this example: ... Students can develop individual acrostic poems. ... They will enjoy using these big words, too, as they experiment with these ideas and discover examples in poems written for young people. Through these activities, children should learn to: 1. Recognize similes and metaphors; 2.
|Title||:||Language arts activities for the classroom|
|Author||:||Sidney W. Tiedt, Iris M. Tiedt|
|Publisher||:||Allyn & Bacon - 1978|