- The Academy of American Poets
Online educational resources providing free poetry lesson plans for high school teachers.
- Diamante Poems
Fun activity to create a diamante poem.
- Giggle Poetry
A fun resource for would-be young poets that features the poetry of Bruce Lansky and other poets.
- Glossary of Poetic Terms
A resource of poetry definitions.
- Guide to Poetry & Literature Webcasts
Use this guide as a resource for locating streaming video of poets, fiction writers, and critics as they read and discuss their own and each other's work.
- Kids Magnetic Poetry Kit
Create poems with Magnetic Poetry online.
- Lesson Plans and Activities: Poetry - Essential Learning Products
Free lesson plans, teaching ideas, activities, and teaching resources that make teaching easier and more effective.
- Lost Poets of the Great War
World War I was one of the most savage wars in the history of our planet. At this site, you can read some poems from the war, as well as a chronology of the war, casualties from each country involved in the war and a bibliography.
- Poetry 180
Designed to make it easy for students to hear and/or read a poem on each of the 180 days of the school year.
- Poetry Splatter
Splatter words onto the screen to create poems.
- Poetry Writing | Scholastic.com
Study the genre of poetry by taking part in step-by-step workshops with favorite authors. Includes teacher's guide.
A selection of poems for students to read. They can submit an evaluation of the poem they have just read.
- Poets' Corner
Features a user-friendly library that spans thousands of works by hundreds of authors covering thousands of years.
- Poets.org: Curriculum & Lesson Plans
Contains teacher-developed units tested his or her lesson plans in the classroom. Many of the units use visiting poets or writers-in-residence.
- Representative Poetry Online
Biographies of poets, a timeline and lots of poems.
- River of Words
River of Words provides tools for teaching ecoliteracy — the understanding of the natural world around us — to children, teens, and teachers through art and poetry.