Classroom Package: Curriculum
of ... (Your Home Area)
poem, Children of the Amazon, uses rhyme, word repetition, alliteration
line length to create rhythm. Have students locate specific examples of
out that, in each technique, it is a pattern or a repetition of sound that
the rhythm: after all, that's exactly what rhythm is. Break out some CD's
this to rhythmic techniques found in music.
Writing Idea: Using 'Children of the Amazon'
as a model, have students write an original
'Children of ....' poem about children from your school, town or part
of the country.
Please choose another
© 2007 OneWorld Classrooms - All rights