Poetry is a form of literature in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm that creates visual images that come alive in the mind of the reader.
This Introduction to Poetry packet provides definitions, examples and worksheet lessons for the Acrostic, Cinquain, Couplet, Quatrain, Haiku and Free Verse type of poems.
It’s fun! Reading and writing poetry helps develop good language skills. Plus, writing poetry allows you to be creative and express your feelings.