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5 Fabulous Features of Children's Poetry

Teach kids to listen for these five features of children's poetry: onomatopoeia, repeated sounds, repeated words, rhyme, and figurative language.
WriteShop • 19 weeks ago

Poetry can be FUN when you teach kids to listen for words and sounds that make children's poetry special! #nationalpoetrymonth

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