The Big, Giant List of Poetry Resources
posted by: Melissa | April 05, 2018, 05:51 PM   

April is National Poetry Month. Learning poetry can connect students to their emotions and to the world around them. Writing poetry can vastly improve a student’s writing in other forms as well. However, poetry is often overlooked in the classroom.


So to celebrate National Poetry Month and to help you implement more poems into the classroom, we have our big list of poetry resources below:


Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Program

Materials for Teachers – Poets.org

The Poetry Learning Lab – The Poetry Foundation

Teaching Resources – Poetry Out Loud

Resources for Teaching and Learning – The Poetry Archive

PoetryClass: Teaching Resources – The Poetry Society

Resources for Teachers – Poetry Ireland

Literature and Poetry Resources – Library of Congress

Poetry Resources – National Writing Project

Online Poetry Resources – Edutopia

Poetry Resources – NCTE

Classroom Resources – Scottish Poetry Library

PoetryLine – Centre for Literacy in Primary Education

Poetry Collections, Poetic Forms, & Styles – Varsity Tutors

Poetry Resources – Scholastic

Writing with Writers Poetry Teacher’s Activity Guide – Scholastic

Shmoop’s Poetry Page – Shmoop

Poetry Printables –TeacherVision

Shell Silverstein Activities for National Poetry Month – Harper Collins

Top 10 Resources on Poetry – Reading Rockets

Teacher Tips – The Poetry Zone

Teacher Resources – The Robert Frost Farm

Poetry 180 – Library of Congress

The Favorite Poem Project

NaPoWriMo


How do you teach poetry in the classroom?

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