This document will help your students create their own poetry book! The document outlines the specific type of poem and format very explicitly. This assignment intends to focus on practicing your students' creative writing and their use of figurative language such as similes, metaphors, hyperboles, alliteration, personification, and onomatopoeia.
You will be creating your own book of poems! Your book will include a cover, author’s page, and 13 original poems and illustrations!
Outline of your poetry book:
2. Author’s Page
5. Tongue Twisters
10. Personal Poem
12. Favorite Poem
This assignment intends to focus on practicing your creative writing and your use of figurative language such as similes, metaphors, hyperboles, alliteration, personification, and onomatopoeia.
You will be graded on your creativity, formatting, writing, number of poems, layout and presentation, poem accuracy, and use of figurative language.
The blank book sold on barebooks.com is what I have my students use to compile their work. They are always a hit!!