April is National Poetry Month
Celebrate National Poetry Month!
- National Poetry Month — The official site of the National Poety Month from Poets.org
- Celebrate National Poetry Month — Activities, workshops. interviews, and other resources for celebratinng National Poetry Month in the classroom.
- April is National Poetry Month — Lesson plans, activities, and Web resources from the Read, Write, Think site.
- April is National Poetry Month — More poetry lesson plans from Education World.
- How to Write Poetry: 12 Ways to Write a Poem — Twelve steps to get started writing poetry from Oprah.com
- How to Write Poety — Poetry techniques and structure, and different types of poems are explained and illustrated at Creative Writing Now
- Famous Poets — Biographies of famous poets through the ages from Biography.com
- Why You Should Read Poetry…Yes, Poetry — This article from the Huffington Post offers suggestions for overcoming an aversion to poetry
- Boston Poetry Slam — Resources for those interested in performing or enjoying live, competitive poetry in the Boston area
- National Poetry Month — See our Pinterest board for books to help you understand poetry and to inspire you to write your own poems.