PSPoem

"What is Poetry," Louisa Ghiozzi's Third Grade Class, PS 21Q 

What is Poetry?

Poetry is anything you want it to be.

It is writing

About what you want to talk about.

Feelings

Poems are shapes,

Words

That make up short lines.

Rhythm.

Rhyme.

No Rhyme.

WORDS that are beautiful.

Short songs.

Onomatopoeia.

A story.

Imagination.

Poetry can be anything,

As long as you write it down.

Repetition.

Stuff that means a lot to you.

Poetry is in everyone.

Poetry is a dream, a wish, or

A sad, scary nightmare.

FEELINGS.

True feelings, true happenings.

Poetry leaves a lasting impression.

Poetry is exciting.

Make it come alive!