SPELLS, a local writing lab in center city Philadelphia, holds workshops and tutoring for kids aged 7-14. In honor of Pi Day that we just passed last week [3/14], the children wrote some pi-kus [haikus] with 3-1-4 syllables per line.

Check them out!

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I love pie

So

Pie is awesome.

—by Jamal, age 9

 

The three shells

were

big and yellow.

—by Ahmir, age 7

 

Apple pie

is

my favorite.

—by Dreana, age 11

 

I eat pie

pie

I love pie, man.

—by Isaiah, age 12

 

I am smart

so

I want to learn.

&

I am short

so

I want to grow.

—by Diwud, age 9

 

I love math,

Spells

Very very much

—by Dayanna, age 7

 

Now, it’s your turn: send us your Pi-ku and maybe we’ll post it on the blog!

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