Definition Poem

Poetry Description:

A Definition poem consists of a list of definitions or elements that help define the subject. 
The first line tells the subject. 
The ending wraps it all up.


Applications for History Class:

A Definition poem is a good way to teach vocabulary or concepts. It can be used with artwork or presented dramatically or through dance.



            The first line of the poem should name the term in some way. Next there is a list of definitions or elements that help to define the term. The last line wraps up the entire poem. 
This poem may or may not rhyme.
1st line            





Planting a crop

Using irrigation

Hoping for rain

Weeding and weeding

Tilling the soil

Watching plants grow

Picking the harvest

Feeding the animals

Keeping the animals safe

Raising our food

Growing our food

This is agriculture