Lanterne

Poetry Description:



A Lanterne is a variation of the haiku. It is an unrhyming poem that consists of 5 lines with 11 syllables.

 

Applications for History Class:

            A Lanterne can be used to describe a person, event, geography, or experience of a historical area. The student may use art, create a dance or compose a musical composition to accompany this poem,

 

Directions:

1st line 1 syllable

2nd line 2 syllables

3rd line 3 syllables

4th line 4 syllable

5th line 1 syllables

 

Sample: 


 

Clay

Warriors

Terracotta

Guarding a tomb

Stand