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Exploring Poetry: Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry

Puzzling Poetry is a fun review game in which kids match poetic devices with their definitions and examples. You'll find this activity in Laura Candler's Exploring Poetry: Tools for Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry. $

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Celebrate National Poetry Month in your Homeschool

It's National Poetry Month! Try some of these fun poetry games, crafts, and activities with your kids! [via homeschoolencouragement.com]

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Poem of the Week Fluency Practice {50 poems included!}

Poem-Tac-Toe…Fun way to practice fluency and develop a love of poetry! Grades 3-6 from More Than a Worksheet $

The National Poetry Competition Deadline: 31 October 2013 This is an annual poetry prize established in 1978. It is run by the UK-based Poetry Society and accepts entries from all over the world, with over 10,000 poems being submitted to the competition each year. Winning has been an important milestone in the careers of many well-known poets. The first prize is £5,000 and the top three winners are published in Britain's leading poetry magazine, Poetry Review.