- Giggle Poetry. Read and rate some funny poems from numerous poets.
- Poetry Writing With Jack Prelutsky. Children’s poet Jack Prelutsky will guide you through the steps of creating your own poetry.
- Shel Silvertein’s Website for Kids. Fun things to read and do featuring Shel Silverstein’s poetry and books.
Some recommended titles:
- How to Catch a Fish by John Frank
- How to write Poetry by Paul B. Janeczko
- Immersed in Verse by Allan Wolf
- The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects by Paul B. Janeczko
- A Family of Poems: My Favorite Poems for Children selected by Caroline Kennedy
- Who’s That Baby? New-Baby Songs by Sharon Creech
- Please Bury Me in the Library by Patrick Lewis
- Busy in the Garden by George Shannon
- Poetry Builders (Series)- Various Authors J808.1
We also have numerous titles from Jack Prelutsky, Shel Silverstein, Douglas Florian, and more! Please check the J811’s for more books or ask a librarian for help.
A few magazines that contain poetry are: