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.

26 Most Popular Poems for Children

  1. 1 Sick By Shel Silverstein

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  2. 2 Snowball By Shel Silverstein

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  3. 3 My Best Friend By Abby Jenkins

    Dog Poem

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  4. 4 Now We Are Six By A. A. Milne

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  5. 5 Wind On The Hill By A. A. Milne

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  7. 6 Books By Sanya Tandon

    Best Friend With Books

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  8. 7 My Next Door Neighbor Is A Witch By Samiya Vallee

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  9. 8 Friends By Abbie Farwell Brown

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  10. 9 A Worm In My Pocket By Jodee Samano

    Boys And Things That Crawl

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  11. 10 Let's Preserve Our Nature By Arjun

    Stopping Pollution

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  12. 11 My Big Fat Cat By Christian M. Mitewu

    Homework Excuse

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  13. 12 When The World Turned Upside Down By Margaret A. Savage

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  14. 13 The Spider And The Fly By Mary Howitt

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  15. 14 Waiting At The Window By A. A. Milne

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  16. 15 Listen To The MUSTN'TS By Shel Silverstein

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  17. 16 Being Brave At Night By Edgar Guest

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  18. 17 Sneezles By A. A. Milne

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  19. 18 Halfway Down By A. A. Milne

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  20. 19 The Moon By Robert Louis Stevenson

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  21. 20 Dirty Face By Shel Silverstein

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  23. 21 The Rainbow By Christina Rossetti

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  24. 22 The Swing By Robert Louis Stevenson

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  25. 23 My Shadow By Robert Louis Stevenson

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  26. 24 Today The Teacher Farted By Emma Briody

    Poem About Teachers Being Human

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  27. 25 The Mountain And The Squirrel By Ralph Waldo Emerson

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  28. 26 If I Were King By A. A. Milne

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