Structure within Poetry
Poetry creates word pictures, describes moments, or expresses feelings. There are many different forms of poetry. Two examples of these forms are free verse and lyrical poems. A free verse poem does not rhyme. A lyrical poem uses imagery to express a feeling and uses rhythm, regular meter, and rhyme.
Read the poem below. Then click on the elements of poetry to learn how each is represented in the poem “Rocket.”
We’re in the rocket, set to go.
The Elements of Poetry
When you have finished learning about all of the elements of poetry, click to go to the practice page.