Year 5 Teachers


Apple English Activity 1

Apple cinquain

Cinquains are poems containing 5 lines only. Get the class to come up with their own 'apple' cinquain using the special formula below.

1st line is one word which names the subject (e.g. Apple)

2nd line is two words which describes the subject (e.g. juicy, crunchy)

3rd line is three words that describe what the subject does (e.g. grows, ripens, harvested)

4th line is four words that describes what the subject does (e.g. keeps people healthy)

5th line is one word which best sums up the subject (e.g. nutritious!)