Acrostic Poems

Poetry Party
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Presents an overview of acrostic poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use acrostic poems to express ideas.

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978-1-63143-887-5
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2015
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-01-01
BISACS JNF029010, JNF042000
Dewey 808.1
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 560
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 172885
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources How to Write an Acrostic Poem
Make an Acrostic Poem
The Children's Poetry Party
Acrostic Poem Examples
Author: Lisa M. Bolt Simons

Lisa M. Bolt Simons is a writer and teacher. She has published ten books, with more on the way. Her writing has been recognized with awards and grants, including one to travel to Africa. Originally from Colorado, she lives in Minnesota with her husband and twins. Her Web site is www.lisamboltsimons.com.

Illustrator: Kathleen Petelinsek

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Poetry Party from Children's Bookwatch on March 1, 2015

‘Acrostic Poems’ is a title from the Poetry Party series for young readers and poets which uses text and illustration to define a poem, descriptive acrostics, and story acrostics. After defining and giving examples of acrostic poems, the story inspires young poets to try… View →