- Check out a book of poetry or novel in verse from the library. Here's a list of recommended titles.
- Read some poems for teens suggested by the Academy of American Poets.
- Create your own poetry using ReadWriteThink's Word Mover.
- Here are 30 more ideas from the Academy of American Poets.
Submitted by Trixie on Sat, 04/20/2013 - 1:17pm
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April is National Poetry Month! Since 1996, schools, libraries, booksellers, publishers, and individuals have united to bring attention to the art of poetry during this national celebration. This initiative was started and is led by by the Academy of American Poets. The main goal of National Poetry Month is to increase awareness and availability of verse in mainstream culture. Learn more at poets.org. Wondering how you can celebrate? Here's a list of resources to help you get started!
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