Aaron

Aaron's Trip to Africa



1.Describe the pattern for a traditional Haiku poem.
The traditional haiku pattern is 5,7,5.
http://volweb.utk.edu/Schools/bedford/harrisms/haiku.htm
2.How many lines are in a limerick?
there are 3 lines in a limerick.
http://volweb.utk.edu/Schools/bedford/harrisms/limerick.htm
3. Read a poem that W.B.Yeats wrote.
i read the blessed.
http://www.poetry-archive.com/y/yeats_w_b.html
4.Give an example of a couplet written by Ogden Nash.
the jelly fish.
http://web.aimnet.com/~veeceet/kids/nash.html
5.Explain the poetic device, Alliteration.
alliteration is the repetition of the initial consonant There should be at least two repetitions in a row.
http://volweb.utk.edu/Schools/bedford/harrisms/allitera.htm
6.Tell who (or what) is Mother Goose?.
mother goose was a tale use to entertain children.
7.Name two poems written by Edgar Allen Poe.
two poems are the lake and the raven.
8.What well known poet wrote The Jabberwocky?
it is from lewis Carroll.
http://www.jabberwocky.com/carroll/jabber/
9.Help the Cat in the Hat find his missing hat.Tell how old he was on his last birthday!
the cat in the hat was 49 years old
10.Write one poetry scavenger hunt question. List the URL where the answer can be found.
Exchange your question with a classmate.
IDK Use the links from here.
http://volweb.utk.edu/Schools/bedford/harrisms/lesson2.htm