April is National Poetry Month; Resources in Delaware for teachers and homeschool parents

poetryEach April, across the nation, teachers and students alike celebrate National Poetry Month. Introduced in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets National Poetry Month offers the perfect opportunity to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry by children of all ages.

if you are a teacher or homeschool parent searching for poetry that kids will love, the following is a selection tried and true pieces that are sure to delight. For more, you can sign up for the free email series Teach This Poem, which features one poem a week, accompanied by interdisciplinary resources and activities designed to help …