Write a Poem

Posted on Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 4:34 am

Brigid is the Goddess of poetry, so if your kids are old enough, you might like write some poetry with them.

Here’s some tips on how to go about it:  http://www.readwritethink.org/parent-afterschool-resources/tips-howtos/help-child-write-poem-30317.html#overview

Here’s s video from www.poetry4kids.com about rhyming.. good for older kids.

They have some great lessons here: http://www.poetry4kids.com/blog/lessons/poetry-writing-lessons/

And some great poems too!

For the smaller kids, maybe read some poems with them so they get used to the different structure, and learn to recognise it when compared to prose.

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