A poem for Science
Universe by Steven Schnur Up beyond the Night sky, an Indigo darkness like Velvet Embraces the farthest Reaches of the mind, Sun, moon, stars, Everything. From Autumn: An alphabet acrostic (Clarion, 1997)
Introduction The acrostic poem is a creative vehicle for reviewing both vocabulary and content. Consider this example for the concept of "universe."
Extension Of course, now the children should try creating their own acrostic poems. They could start by using the letters of their names to describe themselves.