A Poem is...by Disney. Fantastic youtube videos to inspire children to love poetry!
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Lots of cute and funny poems to print out and use in your classroom. The kids are sure to love them.
I love this post on introducing and experiencing poetry with your children.
10 Ways for Kids To Experience Poetry | Creekside Learning
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Month by Month Poetry FREEBIE
Before hand read and discuss, Eric Carl's "The Very Lonely Firefly". Next use colored bandaides and puffy yellow paint to create this night time display. I might use this for a camping theme or night time sky.