Examples of all different kinds of poetry. You won't believe how many there are!
Find words with similar, or opposite meaning. Even find words that rhyme.
Examples of alliteration in Shel Silverstein poems.
Famous Poems for Children - Includes poetry, and links to biographies of famous poets.
Poems Kids Like - by poets.org. Poems are organized by subject.
Slide show to help teach personification.
Read poems by other students. Send a poem you've written and see if you can get published.
Kidz Bop Lyrics - You do realize that all songs are poems set to music, right?! Show me someone who doesn't love music.
PBS Teacher's Domain
Video clips of poets reading their poems. Separated by topic.
Poetry Foundation - Includes poems written by children and poetry video.
Top 500 Poems
Poem Hunter has a lot of examples of poems for you to read. Check out this list of the top 500 poems.
Everything you need to teach poetry.
Click on the word "start" to have the poetry engine help you begin writing.
Idioms from Read Write Think.
Use hyperbole the way comedians do to tell jokes.
Different Types of Poems - from Mrs. Mitchell's Virtual School.
Ken Nesbitt - Poetry 4 kids. Play poetry and word games.
DLTK's Poetry for Children - Great links to poems and related crafts.
100 Best Poems for Kids of All Time - Includes a section to submit your own poetry.