Share Chris Raschka’s Meet-the-Author Movie describing how concrete poetry—“the yoga of words”—creates images in a new way.
Consider this Audio Excerpt from The Crossover by Kwame Alexander to model the nuances of reading poetry aloud.
Access lesson and activity ideas in the Educator’s Guide from Teaching Latin America through Literature for Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings.
Celebrate award-winning poetry with this list of Lee Bennett Hopkins Award winners.
- Use these poems once a day and see what your listeners have to say. They can pick their favorite one, we hope you have a lot of fun!
- Take a field trip to the Reading Diner and explore these Poetry Tastings!
View the complete readings read by author Charles Waters for poems from Dictionary for a Better World: Poems, Quotes, and Anecdotes from A to Z. Access the Discussion Guide from Lerner to guide conversation.