Paper-Bag Poetry Kite: Tanka Poetry
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Paper-Bag Poetry Kite: Tanka Poetry

Students explore the world from a kite’s perspective and record their observations in a form of tanka poem.

Number of pages: 3 Subject: Poetry Writing Grade: 3 - 6 Type: Learning Activities and Worksheets Author: Michelle O'brien-palmer File Size: 96 KB
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Students explore the world from a kite’s perspective and record their observations in a form of tanka poem.

Teaching Tips

Invite older students to write traditional Japanese tanka—one straight 31-syllable line of poetry. Or, if you prefer have them write five unrhymed lines following a 5-7-5-7-7 format.