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.

35 Most Popular Poems for Children

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  1. 1 Sick By Shel Silverstein

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 19
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  2. 2 Being Brave At Night By Edgar Guest

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    • Stories 2
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  3. 3 Life Doesn't Frighten Me By Maya Angelou

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    • Stories 2
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    • Favorited 26
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  4. 4 Snowball By Shel Silverstein

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    • Stories 6
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  5. 5 Let's Preserve Our Nature By Arjun

    Stopping Pollution

    in Nature Poems for Kids

    • Stories 3
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  7. 6 My Best Friend By Abby Jenkins

    Dog Poem

    in Animal Poems for Kids

    • Stories 10
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    • Favorited 31
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  8. 7 Now We Are Six By A. A. Milne

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    • Stories 14
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    • Favorited 68
    • Votes 5806
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  9. 8 Wind On The Hill By A. A. Milne

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    • Stories 11
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  10. 9 When The World Turned Upside Down By Margaret A. Savage

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 7
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    • Favorited 37
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  11. 10 Waiting At The Window By A. A. Milne

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    • Stories 3
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    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 1954
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  12. 11 The Rainbow By Christina Rossetti

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    • Stories 3
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  13. 12 Friends By Abbie Farwell Brown

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  15. 13 My Next Door Neighbor Is A Witch By Samiya Vallee

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    • Stories 1
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  16. 14 A Worm In My Pocket By Jodee Samano

    Boys And Things That Crawl

    in Animal Poems for Kids

    • Stories 4
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  17. 15 My Big Fat Cat By Christian M. Mitewu

    Homework Excuse

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    • Stories 7
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  18. 16 Englksh Is A Pane By Alan Balter

    Humorous Poem About The Inconsistencies Of English Language

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    • Stories 3
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  19. 17 The Spider And The Fly By Mary Howitt

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    • Stories 6
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    • Votes 1165
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  20. 18 Sneezles By A. A. Milne

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    • Stories 5
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  21. 19 Halfway Down By A. A. Milne

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    • Stories 3
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    • Votes 1618
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  22. 20 My Shadow By Robert Louis Stevenson

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    • Stories 0
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  23. 21 The Moon By Robert Louis Stevenson

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    • Stories 1
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  24. 22 Dirty Face By Shel Silverstein

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    • Stories 2
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  25. 23 Listen To The MUSTN'TS By Shel Silverstein

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  26. 24 The Swing By Robert Louis Stevenson

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    • Stories 3
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  27. 25 Today The Teacher Farted By Emma Briody

    Poem About Teachers Being Human

    in Funny Poems for Kids

    • Stories 15
    • Shares 11257
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  28. 26 The Mountain And The Squirrel By Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    • Stories 7
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  29. 27 Books By Sanya Tandon

    Best Friend With Books

    in School Poems For Kids

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 10180
    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 2468
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  30. 28 Look Outside By Josie Greveling

    Poem On Pollution

    in Nature Poems for Kids

    • Stories 22
    • Shares 5407
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 6364
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  31. 29 One Kind Word By Fiona Halliday

    in Inspiring Poems for Kids

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 85
    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 15
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  32. 30 Travel For Fun By Santhini Govindan

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    • Stories 0
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    • Favorited 3
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  33. 31 Glad That I'm Me! By Ian Bland

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    • Stories 0
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    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 14
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  34. 32 Popular By Coral Rumble

    Popular

    in School Poems For Kids

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 41
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 16
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  35. 33 White Planet By Bettina Van Vaerenbergh

    An Adventure On A Snowy Day

    in Nature Poems for Kids

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 51
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 18
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  36. 34 If I Were... By Eva L. Robinson

    Dreaming Of What You Could Be

    in Inspiring Poems for Kids

    • Stories 1
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    • Votes 714
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  37. 35 If I Were King By A. A. Milne

    in Famous Children Poems

    • Stories 0
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    • Favorited 16
    • Votes 956
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