Hands-On Poetry Activities - great ideas for both reluctant writers and natural poets. www.traceeorman.com

Poetry Ideas Galore

12 poetry websites for kids - interactives and collections

how to write a list poem - a great activity for begining writers

Great poem activity.


Enjoy poetry for kids with fun activities - many cool ideas! #PeotryForKids

Fun and free poetry lesson for even the most-reluctant writer.

Grades 6-8: Poetry Workshop | Celebrate National Poetry Month with these poetry lesson plans.

Ice Breaker Activity

Simile & Metaphor Poetry

Poetry Review sheet

Great ideas in this blog post from Scholastic. Start 'em young! Playing With Poetry in the Primary Grades | Scholastic.com

Poetry Menu for Elementary Students -- Free download on my TPT account!

Kids describe themselves with similes

A wonderful found poetry exercise... the 5th graders did this as part of their altered book projects last year. Marking this as a reminder...

Eight amazing hands on activities to celebrate National Poetry Month (or to use any time!) via hsclassroom.net

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First day of school activities & ideas for Back to School Night.

10 Apps for Creating Poetry on an iPad and how to use them in your classroom! Some of these were unexpected!

Best Kids Poetry Websites