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Writing An Acrostic - Scholastic Printables
Free acrostic sentences from Spellionaire about
Acrostic sentences are a fun way of remembering how to spell words, especially those on how to use acrostic sentences at the end of the list of words.
Near Eastern Acrostics and Biblical Acrostics
Grade Levels: 3-6 Materials: What is Acrostic Poetry? Introduce and
Title: Acrostic (Name) Poetry. Grade Levels: 3-6. Objectives: Students will: Write an acrostic poem.

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Variety: A Quirky Acrostic
That's what today's Acrostic hints at, and Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon offer us a puzzle that held some tough entries for me, but kept me going because I was determined to figure out what the word for “The back of the hand” was (it's OPISTHENAR.
Variety: A Life-Affirming Acrostic
Every time I do one of their acrostic puzzles, I get reeled in and want to buy the book to read for myself. I can think of worse habits. This is another book to add to my growing list, and you may feel the same way.
Awana Clubs start off new year at Lake Hills
"AWANA" is an acrostic for "Approved Workman Are Not Ashamed," taken from Awana's theme Scripture verse, II Timothy 2:15, a verse Awana members recite every week.
My Life as a Chinese Dating-Game Star
In a throwback to love letters from the days of the Cultural Revolution, one email began with a quote from Mao, but ended with an acrostic poem in Chinese based on my name.
Roanoke school board chairman touts city schools' progress

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Acrostic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about a type of poem. For the word puzzle, see Acrostic (puzzle).
An acrostic poem uses the letters in a topic word to begin each line. materials may be reproduced for educational purposes. acrostic.
Acrostic | Define Acrostic at
Acrostic definition at, a free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation. Look it up now!
Acrostics for Children
Jul 20, 2008 I maintain this site for children to learn about and share their acrostic poems with other children.
Acrostics - Play Online or Print Your Own for Free!
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