Featured Sites: Week of Apr 23, 2017

 

Poem in Your Pocket - Michael Bloomberg
Grades
5 to 12
Poem in Your Pocket is a site dedicated to the annual Poem in Your Pocket Day in April and hosted by New York City for the past several years. The ...
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TeachersFirst's Editors' Choices for Poetry Month - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
This collection of reviewed resources from TeachersFirst is selected by our editors from the hundreds of reviewed poetry resources and creative tools listed on TeachersFirst. Now April...
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No Water River - Poetry Resources - Renee LaTulippe
Grades
4 to 12
Explore and listen to poetry at No Water River. Choose from many poetry videos offered to view and hear poems, some read by the actual authors. If you want to ...
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Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest - DREAMQUESTONE.COM.
Grades
4 to 12
Dream Quest One offers a poetry and writing contest. The contest currently takes place annually in winter and summer. On the main page you can find out the criteria, how ...
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Poem Hunter - PoemHunter.com
Grades
6 to 12
PoemHunter is a search engine (and more) for finding poems, lyrics, and quotations. Know only part of a poem or quotation? Type it in the search box to find the ...
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Power Poetry - Power Poetry
Grades
8 to 12
Encourage budding poets with Power Poetry. Power Poetry's mission is to close the literacy gap through poetry. This is a community where young people of all backgrounds come together...
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Recite - Piccsy.com
Grades
4 to 12
Turn a quote into a masterpiece using Recite. Type or copy/paste any quote into the text box. If you don't have a quote, choose from the extensive library available on ...
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CurriConnects Booklist: Poets and Poetry - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
This CurriConnects booklist features poetry books, biographies of poets, and poets' books about writing to make poetry more approachable and enjoyable for readers of all interests....
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Tranquillity - Bilal Quadri, Josh Greenman, Gene Demo, Grant Kot, Sharon Li
Grades
4 to 12
Tranquillity is a simple text editor with powerful features to bring out your inner poet. Use the rhyme helper by entering in your desired rhyme scheme (AABB, ABAB, etc.). As ...
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Diamante Poems - ReadWriteThink
Grades
2 to 8
Diamonds are forever and so are diamante poems created on this free site. This is a great tool to shape up your poets through the structure of a 7 lined ...
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Common Core Connections: The Power of Poetry - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 6
Discover ways to incorporate poetry as part of your implementation of Common Core in your elementary reading and literature curriculum. If you have set poetry aside for "informational...
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ShakespeareKids - University of Texas, Austin - Winedale Outreach
Grades
K to 8
Bring Shakespeare to young people with these K-8 resources and ideas. No matter the age of the young people involved, find everything needed to put on a scene from Shakespeare. ...
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Word Mover - ReadWriteThink
Grades
2 to 12
Use Word Mover to assemble found poems from word tiles. Use word banks, existing famous works, or create your own word tiles. Experiment with word placement, size, font, color options,...
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Typography Editor - Zygomatic
Grades
6 to 12
Design posters, memes, and more without registration using Typography Editor. Use the tools from this site to create designs including borders, backgrounds, frames, and much more. When...
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