An acrostic is a poem in which the first letter (or syllable, or word) of each line
spells out a word, message or the alphabet. The word ...
An acrostic poem is a poem where certain letters in each line spells out a word or
phrase. Some examples show how this works.
What is an acrostic poem? Use our Poetry Glossary to find out what an Acrostic
Poem is with examples.
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... describes your subject. The following poems are examples of acrostic poems
written in this format. The students used AppleWorks to compose their poems.
Endymion, recollect, when Luna tried To cure his love — was cured of all beside
— His follie — pride — and passion — for he died. -- 'An Acrostic', by Edgar ...
Sample acrostic poems. ✛ Student directions (page 86). ✛ Acrostic Poem
patterns (pages 87–88). Procedures for Teaching. 1. Share samples of
Acrostic poetry is written using the letters in a topic word. The topic word letters ...
Define acrostic poetry and review samples with students. 2. Using the sample ...
Acrostic Poem. You can easily write an acrostic poem! ... Start each line of the
poem with the capital letters you wrote. 4. ... example below using the word poem
In this online tool, students can learn about and write acrostic poems. An acrostic
poem uses the letters in a word to begin each line of the poem. All lines of the ...
Students create acrostic poems using their names and the names of things that
are important to them.