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DESCRIPTIONHaiku Poetry. Haiku poems are Japanese and usually about nature. Haiku Poetry. Definition: An unrhymed Japanese poem consisting of three lines. Each line must have a set number of syllables. Line 1: 5 syllables Line 2: 7 syllables Line 3: 5 syllables. Haiku Poetry. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Haiku poems are Japanese and usually about nature.
Haiku PoetryDefinition:An unrhymed Japanese poem consisting of three lines. Each line must have a set number of syllables.
Line 1: 5 syllablesLine 2: 7 syllablesLine 3: 5 syllables
Winter sun (5 syllables)a cyclist pedals(7 syllables)against the wind(5 syllables)
Waves crash on the beachtickling my toes and heart Crashing down they come
Haiku PoetryCount the number of syllables in each line. Is there 5 in the first, 7 in the second and 5 in the third?
Pink cherry blossoms Cast shimmering reflections On seas of Japan
Winter is comingSnow will be arriving soonWe should rake the leaves
HAIKU POETRYOn the following slides are pictures of seasons. Choose a season to write about: summer, autumn, winter, spring.
Now it is your turn to write some Haiku poetry.
Write your Haiku in your reading Journal
If you are having trouble work with a friend or look up some more haiku poems on the internet.