Poetry for Children
About finding and sharing poetry with young people
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Remembering Paul B. Janeczko
Teacher, poet, and anthologist Paul B. Janeczko has passed away. Such a loss; such a significant contribution to the world of literature ...
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Cybils 2018: And the winner is...
The Cybils Awards (The Children's and Young Adult Bloggers' Literary Awards) aims to recognize the children’s and young adult autho...
Friday, January 25, 2019
500 Reasons to Explore Poetry Anthologies
I wrote an article on the resurgence of poetry anthologies for ALA's BOOK LINKS magazine that is out this month, "500 Reasons to...
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Joyce Sidman in Chicago: April 20
If you live in the Chicago area, mark your calendars for Sat., April 20 (10-11am) because poet Joyce Sidman will be there to speak about &q...
Friday, January 11, 2019
A Print-and-Fold Book of Poems #1
I'm a big fan of making things, especially easy, fun things that are inexpensive and simple. So, when I discovered that one could make a...
Thursday, January 03, 2019
Sneak Peek for Poetry Friday 2019
Welcome to our first Poetry Friday gathering for 2019! (InLinkz at the bottom) It's time again for me to gather all the poetry books...
Friday, November 30, 2018
Poetry, Principals, and NCTE
I'm catching up a bit and want to share highlights of my presentation at the NCTE conference (National Council of Teachers of English)...
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