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    "Requiem: Poems of the Terezin Ghetto" by Paul. B. Janecko. Winner of 2011 Cybils Award for Poetry, Young Adult

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    "Blood Red Road" by Moira Young. Winner of 2011 Cybils Award for Fantasy & Science Fiction, Young Adult

    A Poem Disney. Fantastic youtube videos to inspire children to love poetry!

    «Poetry Aloud Here: Sharing Poetry with Children», by Sylvia M. Vardell. «This was the culmination of years and years of work in poetry for young people, including developing and teaching a new graduate course in poetry for young people. I was thrilled that ALA wanted to publish it and so gratified at its success. Then they asked me to do a second edition». Why Make Poetry a Priority? What Poetry Do Children Enjoy? How Do You Promote Poetry? What Happens after You Share the Poem?

    The Poetry Friday Anthology - Nice collection of short poems to use all year round. One poem per grade level (K-5) for each week of the year. $ You can find a link to this book and other poetry resources on Laura Candler's poetry page.

    A list of haiku poetry books to share with kids. A variety of books suitable for babies on up!

    #3 of 10 free poetry posters -- Haiku

    Librarian poem!


    "Mariposa" de Lorca, poema musicado por Vicente Monera (hay más en su página de YouTube).

    Chris Van Allsburg~ twist on Mysteries of Harris Burdick

    THE 39 CLUES: CAHILLS VS. VESPERS. The Cahills are preparing an elite force to help stop a new enemy, the Vespers. You've been chosen to take part. Do you have what it takes? Start your training today! Official trailer created by ScholasticKids.

    I forgot about this Shel Silverstein poem, til I saw it on Library Journal's Tumblr. Delightful!!!

    describing a reader

    poet tree.

    «5 Senses Poems» for Fall, Halloween & Thaksgiving. Students use their 5 senses to write a poem about either Fall, Halloween, or Thanksgiving. Directions: Sloppy Copy for Fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving Poem. Final Copy for Fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving. Illustration page to hang above poem. 2 charts of word ideas. Posters to help children track what they see, touch, smell, taste, hear. funkyfirstgradefu...

    "Anya's Ghost" by Vera Brosgol. Winner of 2011 Cybils Award for Graphic Novels, Young Adult

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    Literary quote poster | Flickr - Photo Sharing! The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them. - Mark Twain

    words to live by

    Oscar Wilde