WALT: Recognise the rhythm of a haiku and write our own haiku. Syllables • What are syllables? • Short sounds that make up a word. Mis-ter Lew-is (4 Syllables) Haikus Japanese poems with a syllable pattern: Verse 1: 5 Syllables Verse 2: 7 Syllables Verse 3: 5 Syllables The words paint a picture in our minds….. Can you spot the pattern in these Haikus? The horses escape Quick Gallop! Jump jump! away! Into the darkness? Out, Out ,get your skis out now! The snow is falling thick Look at the white trees The summer is here, Beautiful colours to see Bees like summer too! Now it’s your turn… ‘Look! Snowballs flying’…. Today’s job… Write your own haikus to make up a collection of haikus based on the four seasons: The theme: 1. Spring 2. Summer 3. Winter 4. Autumn WILF?? Verse 1: 5 Syllables Verse 2: 7 Syllables Verse 3: 5 Syllables Do the words paint a picture?