Poetry Resources for Teachers & Parents

Poetry Resources for Teachers & Parents

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Great resources for kids right here!

Online Games for Kids:

 Arthur: Fern's Poetry Club (K-6th grades)

Martha Speaks: Martha's Rhyme Time (preK-3)

Resources for Teachers & Parents:

PBS Newshour Extra: The Favorite Poem Project: Short Videos, Lesson Plans for 9th-12th grade

PBS Newshour Extra: Lesson Plan: Rap as Lyric Poetry (9th-12th grade)

Poetry Everywhere: PBS/WGBH (High School)

PBS Parents: Recommended Poetry Books for Children

Poetry for Children: About finding and sharing poetry with young people

WETA: Reading Rockets: National Poetry Month

The Poetry Foundation: Children's Poetry

IRA/NCTE: ReadWriteThink.org: April is National Poetry Month!
(Note: IRA and NCTE are national/internation organizations focused on reading/literacy. IRA is Internation Reading Association and NCTE is National Council for Teachers of English)

Poetry.org: National Poetry Month

Scholastic Teacher: Poetry Month