A diamante poem is a diamond-shaped poem that uses nouns, adjectives, and verbs to describe a topic. 1. Look at the examples of diamante poems below. 2. Think of a topic for your poem. 3. Choose one of the templates for your poem.(One template is a short template and one template is a longer template) 4. Use text boxes to fill in one of the diamante templates with nouns, adjectives, and verbs, as labeled. 5. Check your spelling! 6. Use the to record your poem. 7. Use the to post your diamante poem in your journal. You can make a couple diamante poems, if you'd like!