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Susan Marie Swanson on Poetry for Children -- LOVE all the recommendations for poetry books for kids!!
High School Poetry Unit Plan, FOUR FULL WEEKS of Dynamic, Multimedia Lessons
Compelling multimedia lessons to get teens excited about poetry. Click HERE for a four-week print-and-teach unit designed for high school and advanced middle school students.
A Reading by J. Patrick Lewis from "Animal Poetry". National Geographic's new book "Animal Poetry" is an exuberant celebration of the animal kingdom and a beautiful introduction to this genre of literature. Each poem in the collection is lovingly selected by U.S. Children's Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis.
Read Poetry aloud for National Poetry Month!!! This list of diverse poetry books for kids is great.
pWe enjoy reading poems for kids. In fact, I choose The Pleasantest Thing as the name of my site based on Robert Louis Stevensons The Swing. Erica from What Do We Do All Day? put together a book list of poetry for kids that I know you will love. After /p