What more needs to be said? All children should be give the gift of poetry by historian, writer, playwright, civil rights activist, songwriter....Maya Angelou.

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This offers wonderful Robert Frost poems with an italicized paragraph before each selection that gives background information for both teachers and students.

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Here is a collection of poems and activities that I put together to use throughout the year with my students. None of the poems are original- but ...

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Free 21-page document that is a compilation of various thematic poems for your entire school year! Make copies for your students or copy onto chart p...

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By far, this is one of my favorite collections from The Poetry for Young People series because it features so many poets: Longfellow, e.c. Cummings, Robert Louis Stevenson, Hughes...and it does a wonderful job of presenting the seasons with beautiful words.

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Beautifully illustrated, but for a little bit of an older group of students..maybe ages 10-12. Still, all children should know the works of Emily Dickinson.

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