Introduction to Poetry: Rhythm

This lesson introduces students to the key components of rhythm in poetry and explores how and why poets use rhythm.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these is true about rhyme?

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Q2.Which of the following pairs of words rhyme fully?

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Q3.Which of the following pairs of words is an example of half-rhyme?

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Q4.Which of the following statements is true about rhyme scheme?

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Q5.Which of the following statements is true about poetry and rhyme?

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Q6.When exploring rhyme scheme, what do we use to show which lines rhyme?

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Q7.Which of the following is NOT a reason why a poet might use a rhyme scheme in their writing?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these is true about rhyme?

1/7

Q2.Which of the following pairs of words rhyme fully?

2/7

Q3.Which of the following pairs of words is an example of half-rhyme?

3/7

Q4.Which of the following statements is true about rhyme scheme?

4/7

Q5.Which of the following statements is true about poetry and rhyme?

5/7

Q6.When exploring rhyme scheme, what do we use to show which lines rhyme?

6/7

Q7.Which of the following is NOT a reason why a poet might use a rhyme scheme in their writing?

7/7

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Introduction to Poetry: Rhythm

Lesson 7 of 8

Q1.Which of these sentences does NOT use the word rhythm correctly?

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Q2.Which of these is NOT important to consider when thinking about rhythm in poetry?

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Q3.What do we do when we talk that helps to create rhythm when we read poetry aloud?

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Q4.How many syllables are in the word rhythm?

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Q5.Which of the following does the rhythm in a poem help to create?

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Introduction to Poetry: Rhythm

Lesson 7 of 8

Q1.Which of these sentences does NOT use the word rhythm correctly?

1/5

Q2.Which of these is NOT important to consider when thinking about rhythm in poetry?

2/5

Q3.What do we do when we talk that helps to create rhythm when we read poetry aloud?

3/5

Q4.How many syllables are in the word rhythm?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following does the rhythm in a poem help to create?

5/5

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