How to Teach Writing & Poetry to Kindergarten?

Answer Kindergartners learn to read and write faster when they have a real interest in what they are reading or writing. Teach children the basics and build from there. Combining learning with exciting ac... Read More »

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How to Teach Poetry Writing to Young Children?

Poetry has existed since before recorded history. Originally rhythm and rhyme in poetry helped people to memorize it before they could write poems down. (see reference 1) Poetry is a wonderful way ... Read More »

Poetry Ideas for Kindergarten?

As kindergarten-aged children begin to recognize the letters of the alphabet, identify key sight words and expand their vocabularies to include more describing and action words, they are often inte... Read More »

How to Learn to Read in Kindergarten Through Poetry?

Poetry is a useful tool in teaching children to read. Poetry often contains rhyming patterns and sight words, which are both necessary in teaching reading. Another benefit to using poetry for readi... Read More »

Activities for Writing Poetry?

Children can practice their literacy skills by writing poetry. There are many different types of poems, and they don't all have to rhyme; sentence structure and syllables are also important. Provid... Read More »