Free Verse Poems: Lesson for Kids


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Which of the following describes a free verse poem?

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1. Which of the following lines would most likely be included in a free verse poem?

2. What is a rhyme scheme? Choose the best answer.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In this quiz and worksheet combo you will be asked questions about free verse poetry. You will also be asked what topics are acceptable when writing them and to choose one from a list of examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz, the questions will ask you to:

  • Describe a free verse poem
  • Identify lines which would most likely be included in a free verse poem
  • List traits of free verse poems
  • Identify acceptable topics for free verse poems

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the related lesson on free verse poetry
  • Information recall - remember what you learned about the rules for writing free verse poetry
  • Knowledge application - use what you've learned about free verse poems to pick one out of a list

Additional Learning

Are you a fan of free verse poems? You can learn more about them in the lesson Free Verse Poems: Lesson for Kids. There you will find:

  • Characteristics of free verse poems
  • Rhyme schemes used in other kinds of poetry
  • Rhythms used in different types of poetry
  • Examples of free verse poems