BrainPOP

Poetry

Roses are red, violets are blue…if you want to write poems, this movie’s for you! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby explain the basics of poetry. You’ll learn about rhythm, meter, rhyme, and all the other qualities that make a poem a poem! Using examples from Emily Dickinson and Alexander Pope, Tim and Moby will show you how poets use metaphor to give their readers a unique perspective on emotions and events, and why some writers choose to express themselves with poetry over prose! So pick up your pen and paper, start thinking of rhymes, and watch this movie!

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