Scroll to content
School Logo

Unity Primary Academy

“Giving every child every chance, every day.”


How To Write An Acrostic Poem-Poetry Lesson

Today I would like you to write an acrostic poem about the rainforest. I would like you to use the word Rainforest.


 Follow these instructions to help you or watch the video above:  


  • Take the word RAINFOREST and write it vertically down the page with one letter on each line
  • Think of a word or phrase that starts with the initial letter and write it down on each line e.g. Rain fall
  • each line should start with a capital letter:
  •  R
  • A
  • I
  • N
  • F
  • O
  • R
  • E
  • S
  • T
  • you can make it rhyme if you like but they don't have to rhyme
Here are some examples: