April is National Poetry Month, but poems are fun year-round! Explore the world of poetry with activities for Poem Runs: Baseball Poems and Paintings by Douglas Florian, The Superheroes Employment Agency by Marilyn Singer, Edgar Allan Poe's Pie: Math Puzzlers in Classic Poems by J. Patrick Lewis, A Meal of the Stars: Poems Up and Down by Dana Jansen, and A Stick Is an Excellent Thing: Poems Celebrating Outdoor Play by Marilyn Singer. You'll find poems that will engage baseball fans, math lovers, superhero wannabes, and wordsmiths.
Whether you're looking to share classic characters with young students or to explore literature in more depth with older readers, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has something for everyone. From Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel to Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, you'll find great resources for students of varying ages.