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S: Haiku for All Seasons 2011 - 2012

FC: Haiku for All Seasons Buist Academy Third Grade SAIL 2011 - 2012

1: Haiku for All Seasons Buist Academy 3rd Grade SAIL 2011-2012

2: fling | As a bird chirps, its song will sweetly float away. Pretty melody Maisie Harrison

3: The seed growing forth with yellow petals glowing - a flower is born Beecher Brown

4: Spring is Here | The birds sing as the beautiful waterfall flows. Chirp, chirp, woosh, splash, tweet. Ben Whitley

5: The rainbow visits Peeking from behind a tree A flash - then not there Luke Christy

6: Robins sing as the wind makes the trees dance around. Wet leaves twirling down Matthew Freedy

7: Boom! He's crashing by. The panda seizes the leaves.. Delicious bamboo. Preston Sessoms

8: Dark silence – dawn breaks, finches’ songs carried on the sweet summer breezes Tate Jennings

9: Frogs jump in a pond. Ribbit, ribbit, hop, hop, wheee,! Frogs talk joyfully. John Wesley Kornahrens

10: The tall mountains cast a shadow on the valley, cooling arid fields . Garris Luckie

11: The roaring fast waves on the beach in summer time, they charm everyone. Brad Brooks

12: Waves By Adam Frye Roaring waves crashing like thunder - the storm blows off, leaving peaceful sounds.

13: Rainbows come alive after a scary downpour blooming with beauty Gar Fowler

14: Trees By Thomas Demetre The trees smile, giving shade to the people, tired after picking corn.

15: Crisp, juicy red spheres Delicious, sweet - take a bite. Apples are the best.. Zachary Leighfield

16: Thirteen black ravens fly out of the dark shadows into the sunlight. Gar Fowler

17: Leaves become orange When winter comes, they turn brown and the colors die. Tucker Cross

18: Fluffy puppy dogs Friendly faces lick my own My small companions Reagan Miller

19: Narwhal Mountain By Esme Barna Huge iceberg mountain in the frigid Arctic Sea - a narwhal appears

20: Outside in the cold - come into a cozy house, a sweet sip of tea Esme Barna

21: Icy, crystal, snow, Sinking up to my armpits, Air burns like fire. -Miriam HaLevi

22: Fiery blue stars are emerging from the darkness, tranquil glowing lights. Thomas Felder

23: In the moonless sky, light breaks through the darkest hour. The night runs away. Eliza Taylor

24: Haiku Haiku is a type of Japanese poetry. Haiku was once part of ancient Japanese courtship rituals. A man would send a Haiku to the woman he loved. If she liked the poem (and the man), she would write a tanka in response. There are six elements included in a good Haiku. 1. Form – There are 17 syllables divided into three lines – five syllables in the first line, seven syllables in the second and five syllables in the third. 2. Imagery – It often illustrates some aspect of nature. Written in the present tense from, real experience or memory, readers have the sense that they are experiencing the moment 3. Emotion – A haiku is light and delicate. It evokes feelings of tranquility and compassion. Haiku should not explain or tell. Feelings are shown and evoked through imagery. 4. Kigo – There is a word that identifies the season. 5. Contrast – The poem contains a "cutting" or division between two contrasting parts. In English, the first or second line often ends with a colon or long dash to indicate this cutting. 6. Multiple Meanings – A really great Haiku uses words with more than one meaning and the entire poem makes sense with each meaning. This is similar to a pun, but is not intended to be funny.

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