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Celebrate life’s events with poems!

Poetry helps us celebrate the many life’s events that come our way throughout the years.

  • Poems allow us to express joy, appreciation, love, excitement, and celebration of new arrivals, birthdays, graduations, religious events, weddings, anniversaries, and holidays such as Mother’s Day and Father’s Day.
  • On the other hand, poems provide an outlet for emotions such as sadness and loss, disappointment and anger, confusion and confession…
  • Poems can bring fun to activities for children while developing an array of skills.

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8 Children's Spring Poems about Birds presented below are children's classic poems by popular poets: Tennyson, Coleridge, Keats, Dickinson, Rossetti, Wordsworth, and a couple by "Anonymous." Pre-Reading Activities

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Hug Poems | National Hug Day

Hug Poems for National Hug Day on January 21 are the perfect way to give your hugs. National Hug (Hugging) Day began in 1986, when Reverend Kevin Zaborney

Penguin Poems – Penguin Awareness Day

Penguin poems are fun and perfect for Penguin Awareness Day, January 20.  were chosen because they teach children about penguins through the facts included in the penguin poems.

Winnie the Pooh Poems | Winnie the Pooh Day

This year, 2016, is the 75th Anniversary of Winnie the Pooh poems and tales by A. A. Milne. Winnie the Pooh Day is always on January 18th. Why

Popcorn Poems – National Popcorn Day

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Imagery Examples | Classic Winter Snow Themed Poems

Winter snow themed poems use imagery examples to bring to the reader the scene of a nostalgic winter snow from the poet's own experiences. Often the imagery portrays

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When witches go riding
And black cats are unseen,
The moon laughs and whispers
‘Tis near Halloween
Author Unknown
Halloween is just like any other day,
a bunch of other people running around
pretending to be someone they’re not.
Author Unknown
Sticky Fingers,
Tired Feet;
One last house,
Author Unknown
Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen,
Voices whisper in the trees,
“Tonight is Halloween!”
Author Unknown