Poetry online 
There is a plenty of research available supporting the use of poetry as a teaching tool and what a fun tool it is to use!
Have fun!

Barking Spider


Children's Poetry and Verse


Children's Poetry Archive

Children's Poetry Bookshelf


Dream Pad

Giggle Poetry



Instant Poetry Forms 
 Choose from the instant poetry forms and then add words to form your own poems.

          Jeff's Poems for Kids

           Kids Poetry Collection
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Other Stuff

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Fern's Poetry Club

KidzPage KidzSing Garden of Song
Magnetic Poetry

Mama Lisa's World



Mother Goose Pages

Poetry Corner


Poetry for Upper Elementary Students

Poetry of Ken Nesbitt (Poetry4kids.com).

Poetry for Kids

Lots of Funny Poems


Poets' Page

Rhebus Rhymes
Selected Poetry of Edward Lear Shel Silverstein The Verse of Ogden Nash
  •  Stage 1 Sites for kids
  • Animal Muddle - Listen to this poem about mixed-up animals. (K-2)
  • Little Animal Rhyming Game Select a level and click on the words that rhyme with the given words. (K-2)
  • Poetry Splatter Finish writing silly poems by filling in the blanks.(K-2)
  • Stages 2 and 3 Site for kids
  • Haiku Tell about a favorite place, thing, person or time and learn about syllables by writing haiku poetry. (3-6)
  • Magnetic Poetry Choose from more than 100 words to drag over to an online fridge to make a poem. (3-6)
  • Shape Poems  Choose an apple, leaf, fish, balloon, star, heart or the sun and write your poem inside that shape.(3-6)
  • Poetry Idea Engine -Get your poetry juices flowing with the Poetry Idea Engine. Created with GoCyberCamp, this activity will allow you to write haikus, free verse, limericks, and more! (3-6)
  • Poems about Books and Reading from ReadingLady.com