To help celebrate National Poetry Month, here are some links to poetry resources geared toward kids. It's never too early to help a child appreciate writing and reading poetry.
Hundreds of poems to read & rate: www.gigglepoetry.com
Children's poetry author CJ Heck: BarkingSpidersPoetry.com
Kenn Nesbitt's Funny Poetry Playground: Poetry4Kids.com
PoetryTeacher.com-How to teach poetry, poetry theater & poetry activities: PoetryTeachers.com
Tips for teachers from Poets.org
Scholastic Lesson Plan - Kid's Poems: Scholastic