How to Write a Haiku Poem. Haiku (俳句 high-koo) are short three-line poems with a syllable structure that use sensory language to capture a feeling or image. They are often inspired by an element of nature, a moment of beauty, or ano.
I have just come across the excellent Kid World Citizen website that has great ideas for kids to engage with other cultures. This pin leads to a post about haikus: 'Learn from Basho: the Master of the Haiku'.