A haiku poem is a three line poem where the first line has five syllables, the second line has seven syllables and the final line has five syllables.
Check out my example:
Oh, so cold and white
Icy chills my heart does ache
For rays, sunshine, Spring.
After you have created your poem, check out these different types of poems at 25 Types of Poetry. Choose a type of poem and any picture then let your imagination go wild.
Also, visit VoiceThread.com to see Mrs. Matteson's wonderful class project that combines poems, art, speaking and multimedia presentations.