Poems coming home from school are a great resource for families. Learn the poem together and play around with altering it. Feed in facts - "I have a little reptile..", and your child's own knowledge - "I have a great big dog..."
Weekly Book Talk: Ideas for teaching Visualization with Poetry using the book Dirt on My Shirt, By Jeff Foxworthy. These poems are cute and will have your kids CRACKING up all while learning about visualization and descriptive language.