Welcome Academy of Flint Charter School

Rhyme Scheme Test Practice

TimeMarch 02, 2012

to:All Students

Dear Student,


Next Thursday and Friday, March 8th and 9th, 2012, you will be tested on how to use rhyme scheme when making a poem, and how to identify rhyme scheme in the works of others.


  1. To practice identifying rhyme scheme, go to this website http://www.poetryfoundation.org/black-history-month/index.html.
  2. Choose 6 poems from notable African American authors.
  3. Write out each poem.
  4. Underline the last word in each line and track the rhyme schemes for each poem on the side.