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Features of a Haiku poem

 

A haiku is a traditional form of Japanese poetry.
Haikus do not require a rhyming pattern but they do require a particular pattern of syllables.

 

 

First, remind yourself what a syllable is by watching the video below.

 

After that, go through the 'What is a Haiku?' information document (BELOW THE SYLLABLES VIDEO) so that you can learn about the features of a Haiku poem.

 

YOUR TASK

Plan a Haiku poem about a subject of your choice. It could be about school, writing, maths, football, Youtube. It's up to you!

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