Poems for Children

Poetry For Kids

Poetry for children captures the essence of childhood: the fun, the laughter, the hope, and the inquisitive nature of exploring their world. Exposing kids to poetry early is a great way to build reading skills and a love for poetry. Children will learn new words, practice reading aloud with expression, and be exposed to rhymes. Children's poetry makes reading fun, which will ignite a passion for the spoken and written word.

27 Most Popular Poems for Children

Advertisement

Advertisement

  1. 1 Sick By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 13
    • Shares 43450
    • Favorited 46
    • Votes 4547
    • Rating
  2. 2 Being Brave At Night By Edgar Guest

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6960
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 607
    • Rating
  3. 3 Snowball By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 5
    • Shares 29331
    • Favorited 22
    • Votes 2906
    • Rating
  4. 4 My Best Friend By Abby Jenkins

    Dog Poem

    in Animal Poems for Kids

    • Stories 8
    • Shares 14761
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 1760
    • Rating
  5. 5 Wind On The Hill By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 6
    • Shares 29021
    • Favorited 41
    • Votes 3155
    • Rating
  6. Advertisement

    Advertisement

  7. 6 Now We Are Six By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 7
    • Shares 27723
    • Favorited 48
    • Votes 4093
    • Rating
  8. 7 Books By Sanya Tandon

    Best Friend With Books

    in School Poems For Kids

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 5786
    • Favorited 18
    • Votes 1885
    • Rating
  9. 8 My Next Door Neighbor Is A Witch By Samiya Vallee

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6820
    • Favorited 11
    • Votes 2112
    • Rating
  10. 9 Friends By Abbie Farwell Brown

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 9962
    • Favorited 17
    • Votes 1395
    • Rating
  11. 10 A Worm In My Pocket By Jodee Samano

    Boys And Things That Crawl

    in Animal Poems for Kids

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 5725
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 2414
    • Rating
  12. 11 Let's Preserve Our Nature By Arjun

    Stopping Pollution

    in Nature Poems for Kids

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6872
    • Favorited 10
    • Votes 823
    • Rating
  13. 12 My Big Fat Cat By Christian M. Mitewu

    Homework Excuse

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 5
    • Shares 12862
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 915
    • Rating
  14. Advertisement

  15. 13 When The World Turned Upside Down By Margaret A. Savage

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 9244
    • Favorited 24
    • Votes 1306
    • Rating
  16. 14 The Spider And The Fly By Mary Howitt

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 4768
    • Favorited 11
    • Votes 432
    • Rating
  17. 15 Waiting At The Window By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 8930
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 1307
    • Rating
  18. 16 Listen To The MUSTN'TS By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 4238
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 439
    • Rating
  19. 17 Sneezles By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 3531
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 595
    • Rating
  20. 18 The Moon By Robert Louis Stevenson

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 10107
    • Favorited 11
    • Votes 673
    • Rating
  21. 19 The Rainbow By Christina Rossetti

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 8999
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 869
    • Rating
  22. 20 Halfway Down By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 7587
    • Favorited 10
    • Votes 1104
    • Rating
  23. 21 Dirty Face By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6830
    • Favorited 20
    • Votes 1086
    • Rating
  24. 22 The Swing By Robert Louis Stevenson

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 4391
    • Favorited 6
    • Votes 294
    • Rating
  25. 23 My Shadow By Robert Louis Stevenson

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 4064
    • Favorited 10
    • Votes 259
    • Rating
  26. 24 Today The Teacher Farted By Emma Briody

    Poem About Teachers Being Human

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 14
    • Shares 8616
    • Favorited 42
    • Votes 5247
    • Rating
  27. 25 The Mountain And The Squirrel By Ralph Waldo Emerson

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 5794
    • Favorited 2
    • Votes 2335
    • Rating
  28. 26 If I Were... By Eva L. Robinson

    Dreaming Of What You Could Be

    in Inspiring Poems for Kids

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 4697
    • Favorited 23
    • Votes 468
    • Rating
  29. 27 If I Were King By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 5235
    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 569
    • Rating

Back to Top