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Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

Writing Haiku Poetry with Kids - Haiku paints a picture in the reader’s mind, and leaves an impression on a heart or soul.

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Haiku poems capture a moment in a handful of words. This lesson teaches kids about writing haiku poetry to celebrate beauty and nature.

Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

Bob Raczka, poet and author of Guyku, A Year of Haiku for Boys, shares how to write a haiku. Haiku poems are short. But writing a good haiku is not as easy as it looks.

Haiku Anchor Chart

The first type of poem mentioned is a haiku. His first haiku consisted of one word-frogs. He repeated the word "frogs" over and over until he had all 17 syllables. He continues to tell about more types of poetry that he is writing throughout the work.

When I first read Guyku, I loved its accessibility and humor. Read my review and interview with author, Bob Raczka on Bookmarkable.  Today, Bob Raczka, poet and author of Guyku, A Year of Haiku for Boys, share with us his process of writing a haiku.  Haiku poems are short. They are also fun to write. But writing a good haiku is not as easy as it looks. It takes practice. Here are some tips:

Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

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Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku

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