Note: This class is offered through Outschool from 2:30 - 4. Please visit https://outschool.com/classes/the-cinquain-a-shape-poem-8p9HbJg7#usLL705xuW to register.
A Cinquain is a type of shape poem where a uniquely symmetrical shape takes form as the poem is created using an exact number of words on each of its 5 lines. This class will explore this popular form of poetry, much loved for its simplicity and descriptive language.
In this class, we will:
- learn what a cinquain poem is and how to write one
- brainstorm ideas for poem topics
- write cinquain poems
- share our poems with each other
Prerequisite: Students should be comfortable with writing to attend this class.