This five-lined poem is great for teaching students to focus on one idea. Writing a cinquain poem requires a student to elaborate an idea and ponder deeply while writing in order to make it creative and unique.
This resource includes a worksheet and a teacher rationale. The worksheet includes a description of the poem and a place for a student to record their own poem for practice. The rationale explains the poem in detail and offers a few helpful tidbits on how to teach it in your classroom.
Have fun making writing more personal and unique in your classroom.
Please view the thumbnail to see an example.