National Poetry Month Kit (Grades K-5)

Young male student using laptop in library  National Poetry Month is celebrated each year in April. Use this poetry kit – a collection of printable activities, lessons, a calendar, even stickers – to supplement your poetry month curriculum. It's perfect for elementary students. If you missed poetry month this year, don't worry! You can use these resources any time you're discussing this much-loved, but often-feared, art form. Brought to you by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books, the resources below include advice from a published poet, a lesson encouraging the use of the five senses, and a jingle-writing activity.

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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.

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