3-Minute Poetry Prompt!
- If you were a color, what color would you be?
- If you were an animal, what animal would you be?
- If you were something in nature, what would you be?
- If you were weather, what weather would you be?
Now read My Poems-Barlow written by 11-year-old Alan Barlow before continuing with the writing prompt instructions.
Similar to Alan’s poem, fill in the blanks of “I am a __________ poet…” with each of those four words you chose (one minute for each), and describe what kind of poet you would be and what your poems would be like. Write quickly, don’t think!