Why do kids hate poetry?

I actually don’t believe that kids do hate poetry. But I do think that some teachers are afraid of it, and their aversion to reading and writing poetry is carried over to their students in a kind of osmosis action. Most kids start off with picture books, with rhyming or at least rhythmic text, and Read More

Poetry4kids is updated!

You may have visited my site before, or be a first-time visitor. I have updated the site and all of the previous resources are still here. Please feel free to use my Teacher’s Resources to inspire reading and writing poetry in your classroom. I have also provided many poems and exercises in the Poem a Read More