Shel Silverstein's Poems: Lesson for Kids

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which words do NOT describe Shel Silverstein's poems?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What is the best definition of moods when it is used to describe poetry?

2. What is the BEST example of a characteristic of Shel Silverstein's poems?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

What were Shel Silverstein's poems and illustrations like? You will need to be familiar with this type of information in order to correctly answer the questions in this quiz and worksheet assessment.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz/worksheet, you will be asked about:

  • Ways to describe Silverstein's poems and illustrations
  • The definition of 'moods' in relation to poetry
  • The characteristics of Silverstein's poetry
  • The titles of some of Silverstein's poetry works

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson, such as how Shel Silverstein's poems and illustrations can best be described
  • Defining a key concept- show that you understand the meaning of the word 'moods' when it is used to describe poetry
  • Information recall - remember the titles of some of Shel Silverstein's works
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to explain the characteristics of Silverstein's poetry

Additional Learning

If you have enjoyed trying this quiz and want to learn more about this poet and illustrator, use the lesson called Shel Silverstein's Poems: Lesson for Kids. You will read:

  • The names of some of Silverstein's strange creations
  • What themes Silverstein has explored in his poems
  • Excerpts or parts of some of Silverstein's poems
Support