Poetry is a key writing style that your child will encounter throughout their school life. This writing style isn’t just about composing verses or coming up with rhymes; understanding its hidden meanings is just as important!
Building a strong poetry foundation can help your child write inspiring poems, and improve their critical thinking, knowledge of figurative language, and general writing skills.
This guide includes everything your young learner needs to know about poetry and includes free, downloadable resources that are perfect for introducing your child to the captivating world of poetry!
Poetry is a tricky writing style to teach, and many children struggle with learning it, as it tends to be more complex than, for example, story writing. There are many rules and forms of poetry to learn, which can leave your child feeling frustrated and overwhelmed, but we’re here to help!
Here are some tips to help your child enjoy poetry:
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