Written assignment: More about poetry


1 Use the links to create a presentation of haiku poetry. Consider, for example, what haiku is, the history of haiku and famous haiku poets. You should also include examples of haiku poetry in your presentation.

2 Choose one poet and write a presentation based on the information given in the links below.

3 Find out what is meant by:

antonym - limerick - parody - stanza - wordsmith

4 Find a poem that appeals to you on one of the sites. Present it to your class. Make sure to explain why you liked the poem.