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.
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.
We use this in our classroom! I write each poem on chart paper and this is our poem for the week. We read it several times together and then we send it home for homework. After we read it again in small group it goes in our poetry folder. The big poem then goes in the chart station for next week's literacy stations.
Five hundred poems, selected by poet and anthologist Jack Prelutsky, are divided into broad subject areas such as nature, seasons, living things, children, and home. The poems of Emily Dickinson, Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, Nikki Giovanni, Gwendolyn Brooks, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, Ogden Nash, and Shel Silverstein. Playground chants, anonymous rhymes, scary poems, silly verse, and even some sad strains are included.
Top 5 tips for performing poetry, presented by writer and speaker Renee M. LaTulippe. Renée LaTulippe is a former English/theater/public speaking teacher. She is now a children's writer who composes poems for her video blog, No Water River, where she also features videos of renowned children's poets reading their own work.
12 Best Poetry Websites for Kids - interactive apps, forms & fun. As National Poetry Month in April approaches, get kids excited about poetry with these 12 free websites of children's poetry and interactive poem...
▶Escena da película «O Club dos Poetas Mortos»; Por que debemos ler e escribir poesía? Versión orixinal en inglés. Why do we read and write poetry? (Dead Poets Society).