Write an Instant Love That Poem

Method:


Love that ,

like a loves to

I said I love that (noun from line 1)

like a (noun from line 2) loves to (verb from line 2)

Love to call in the morning

love to call (choice from line 5)

“Hey there, (noun from line 1)!”

 

Sample:


Love That Boy 

Love that boy,
like a rabbit loves to run
I said I love that boy
like a rabbit loves to run
Love to call him in the morning
love to call him
“Hey there, son!”

by Walter Dean Myers

Love That Dog

Love that dog,
like a bird loves to fly
I said I love that dog
like a bird loves to fly
Love to call him in the morning
love to call him
“Hey there, Sky!”

-Jack from the book Love That Dog by Sharon Creech

Our thanks to Edgewater Park poetry loving teacher Suzanne Fox who shared Love That Dog with us.