List of Poems to Check Out

Hi Here is a list of the poems for you to check out.  remember to bring in your favorite one tomorrow for our activity.

http://www.shelsilverstein.com/indexSite.html

http://www.arnoldadoff.com/

Why Nobody Pets the Lion at the Zooby John Ciardi

http://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=181364

“I Wish My Father Wouldn’t Fix Things” by Jack Prelutsky

http://www.jackprelutsky.com/flash/parentPoems/FatherNoFix.pdf (Other poems

available also in pdf.)

“The Creature in the Classroom” by Jack Prelutsky

http://www.jackprelutsky.com/flash/parentPoems/CreatureClassroom.pdf

“Harriet Tubman” by Eloise Greenfield

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id32.html

“If I Were in Charge of the World” by Judith Viorst

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id24.html

Delicious Wishes” by Douglas Florian

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id24.html

“Treasure” by Lee Bennett Hopkins

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id26.html

“I woke up this morning” by Karla Kuskin

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id35.html

“Ode to Family Photographs” by Gary Soto

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id38.html

“Concrete” (shape poem) by Karla Kuskin

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id42.html

“Garbage” by Valerie Worth

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id43.html

“Chairs” by Valerie Worth http://twowritingteachers.wordpress.com/2007/06/15/poetryfriday/

“The Best Test” by Jeff Moss

http://poetryforchildren.tripod.com/poetryforchildren/id45.html

 

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