Monday, March 7, 2011


Today in Short Stories, we learned about tanka poems. In the Asian culture, if someone sends you a haiku, you have to send a tanka poem to thank them. A tanka poem has 5 lines.
Line 1- 5 syllables
Line 2- 7 syllables
Line 3- 5 syllables
Line 4- 7 syllables
Line 5- 7 syllables


  1. What was the topic of your Tanka poem?

  2. Halley what was your tanka poem about and did you find this a harder peom then the rest?because i found it harder to do because i did mine on cars and it is hard to think about thinks to do with cars.