The best way to start writing a zebra acrostic poem might be to brainstorm some words starting with 'z'. Zoom, zippy, zig-zagging, zoo; how many more z words can you think of?
Zebra Acrostic Poem Printable
The children will need to start three lines of their wildebeest acrostic poem with the letter 'E' - quite a challenge! We have blank, lined and illustrated versions to suit all ages.
Acrostic poems are simple poems where the first letter of each line forms a word - in this case, HYENA. You can also use the printables as writing frames for younger children.