Here's a great way for your students to learn to be a poet while also learning why they shouldn't smoke! An epitaph is the writing people put on their gravestones. Each of these Smoker's Epitaph Anti-Smoking Poems is missing a word or two. Can your students figure out what they are? For a hint, look at the third line of each poem. The missing word or words must rhyme with the last word in the third line. Good luck.
If this exercise is too easy for your students,
try our complete
the last line version. Once your
students have become pros at Smoker's Epitaphs, let them try writing