Date posted: April 4, 2018
April is Poetry Month and this year is the 20th anniversary in Canada. What will you do to celebrate?
The Academy of American Poets offers a variety of choices in 30 ways to celebrate National Poetry Month. Something new they have developed this year in collaboration with News-2-You is a special edition newspaper on poetry and Poetry Month. Written for an American audience, the advanced paper is an easy to read introduction to poetry. Click here to take a look at it.
Need more ideas? TechSoup for Libraries shares World Poetry Day and Poetry Month Online Resources. And Education World offers Everything You Need to Celebrate Poetry Month.
Just in case you need encouragement to add poetry to your literacy teaching, take a look at: