Poetry Enrichment Activities


Here are some opportunities for you to take your poetry reading and writing to the next level!

Opportunities to Publish Your Own Poems

If you enjoy writing poems on your own time, check out this opportunity to let others enjoy your work as well!

Creative Communication Poetry Writing Contest

Save the Earth Poetry Contest


More Poems to Check Out

Want to read more poems by the poets studied in class? Here are some more poems to check out.

Poems by Edgar Allan Poe

Poems by Langston Hughes

Poems by Emily Dickinson

Poems by Maya Angelou

Poems by Robert Frost

Poems by Charles Carryl


Other Interesting Sites

These websites have more information about some of the poets and poems covered in class this year. Others include ideas for writing new types of poems.

“The Raven” Interactive Version

Poetry Idea Engine

Word Mover Found Poem Interactive

Acrostic Poem Interactive

Haiku Poem Interactive

Diamante Poem Interactive

Rhyming Dictionary