Culminating Activity Acrostic Poem
CULMINATING ACTIVITYSWBAT… • Bring the unit (map skills and geography) to a close by writing an acrostic poem. • Will decorate their folders with an acrostic poem. • Will file papers in their decorated folder.
ACROSTIC POEM • The verse is unrhymed • The title is the subject of the poem • The title is printed vertically, letter by letter • Each letter is used to create a phrase or sentence which describes the topic.
Example of an acrostic poem… • Happy times with family • Opening gifts on my birthday. • Memories captured in pictures • Enjoying our time together.
Example of an acrostic poem… • Studying social studies • Creating projects using the computer • Helping each other with schoolwork • Opening our minds to new learning • Observing our school rules • Learning together
Rules for today… • Follow Directions • Raise Your Hand Before Speaking Or Leaving Your Seat • Respect Your Classmates And Your Teacher • Keep Hands, Feet, And Objects To Yourself