Poetry Links

Giggle Poetry
has poems organized by category and allows kids to rate them and even write their own
features searchable songs
has poems searchable by topic and submissions from children worldwide
Kristine O'Connel George
Mama Lisa's House of Nursery Rhymes
has nursery rhyme favorites with multimedia features
Poem Pack
has animated poems that kids can play with. Great for 1st and 2nd graders!
Poetry Teachers
Resources for teachers has poetry theater, poetry contests and info. about author visits.
Poetry as we see it
Learn about poetic elements such as alliteration, onomatapeia, metaphor and personification.
Poet's Corner
has examples of different types of poetry such as cinquains and limericks. Classes from around the world
can send in examples of each.
Poetry Corner
has original, humorous poems for children.
Poetry Zone
"Classroom Resources" at this site has templates for creating different types of poetry
Rhyme a Week
An entire program based on nursery rhymes, complete with downloadable pdf picture and word card files.
Scouting poems and Songs
Oldies but goodies from days at camp

Web Poetry Corner
has animated poems that kids can play with. Great for 1st and 2nd graders!


Disclaimer: The links here have been scrutinized for their grade and age appropriateness; however, contents on links on the
World Wide Web change continuously. Teachers and parents should preview all links before introducing to students.

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