Poem Prompts: How to, List, Tanka, Sedoka, Cinquain, Sestina, Journey, Texting, Visual, Inside and Outside, Shell, Monody, Found, etc.
A free write/quick write way to pump up creativity and draft poems! (*They would need to revise and edit at a later time.)
I use this as an opener or bell work in poetry units of all kinds. Generally, I write one as the students do or put one of mine up on the board as an example to show them how to get started.