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Write a Haiku poem!

Starter:  Watch video on the PowerPoint about Haikus and make notes of anything you find interesting. Look up any words you do not understand. [10 mins]



Main: Work through the PowerPoint, looking at examples of Haiku’s and thinking about what features they have. How are they different to any other poems you know?

After, brainstorm different examples of vocabulary you could might include in a summer Haiku. If you are not sure, re-watch the video and magpie some vocabulary from there or the PowerPoint.

After, write your own Haiku poem using your brainstormed words to help you.[30 mins]



Plenary: Pick two words from your Haiku to up-level in purple pen. [5 mins]