The Teacher’s Guide-Free Worksheets, SMARTboard templates, and lesson plans for teachers.
Poetry Lesson Plans, Poetry Themes, Poetry Printouts, Poetry Forms, Poetry for Kids
Over 20 acrostic poetry templates.
Cinquain forms and templates.
The Poetry Zone
Several worksheets for a poetry lesson.
Poetry Lesson Plans, Forms, and Activities
Teacher’s Guide National Poetry Month
Several good lessons
How to Write Acrostic Poems
Instructions on how to write acrostic poems and premade acrostic poems forms for various topics.
How to Write a Bio Poem
How to Write a 5W Poem
How to Write an I Am Poem
How to Write a Name Poem
How to Write a Cinquain
How to Diamond Poem
Looking at Limericks
Poetic Elements are Fun
Teaching Haiku Poetry: Links, Resources, Ideas
Huge collection of lesson plans for teaching Haiku.
Students read and write haiku about animals in spring.
Poetry Internet / Smartboard Resources
Find poetry lessons, fun poetry activities, poetry contests and more at this site
Poetry Idea Machine
What is an Acrostic Poem?
Contests are for the United States and Canada in five different age divisions:
Grades K-3, Grades 4-6, Grades 7-9, Grades 10-12 and our Adult Contest.
How to Get Kids Excited about Reading Poetry: Make It Fun!
Ten ideas for making poetry more exciting to your students.
The Limerick Factory