Fabric Textures: Use different fiber textures, such as wool, silk, and cotton as a poetry writing prompt. Teachers tell us they use these prompts in all kinds of ways. Poetry geared for children often rhymes and is fun to read. You can view the brainstorming assignment I use with my students here.
Use this hammer as inspiration for a poetry prompt idea! Poison: Describe something toxic and its effects on a person. To get students brainstorming before writing their own or analyzing the author's style of an existing poem, we play Figurative Language Truth or Dare.
Writing a crot requires critical thinking and true reflection upon the theme and main points expressed in the original source s. How can a six-room poem relate to a picture?