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ENGL V18 - Children's Literature and Film: Poetry

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Use OneSearch to find print and electronic books that have or are about children's poetry. Try searching for "children's poetry." In your results list, go to the "Refine My Results" column on the left, open the "Format" section, and select "Books." Now you will see print and electronic books only in your results.

Children's Poetry Books and eBooks from the VC Library

Poetry Websites

  • Poetry Foundation: Children
    Includes articles, videos, and a browsable collection of children's poetry.
  • Academy of American Poets: Poems for Kids
    Find collections of children's poetry organized into themes. Includes diverse themes such as Black History Month, LGBTQ Pride Month, and Social Justice.
  • Children's Poetry Archive
    Listen to children's poems read out loud. Browse by themes, age group, and poem type.
  • Ken Nesbitt's Poetry4Kids
    Created by Ken Nesbitt, Children's Poet Laureate, 2013-2015. Browse poems by subject, length, grade level, and poem technique. Also find poetry lessons, videos, a podcast, and more.

Poetry Videos from the VC Library

Films on Demand


Also try searching for "Children's Poetry" in either of these streaming media databases to find other videos.

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