Poetry

Poetry is a great way to introduce your child to fun, creative and playful language. From nursery rhymes to limericks to sonnets, poems are perfect for sharing, performing and singing together.

Check out our great selection of poetry books, tips for writing your own poems from popular poet Joseph Coelho and fun do-it-yourself poetry activities. Plus, win copies of brilliant poetry books too!

Poetry book list
Poetry book list
Fun poetry books for your little budding poet to enjoy.
Poetry books giveaway
Poetry book giveaway
There are 33 brilliant poetry books up for grabs in our competition.
Poetry mad libs
Poetry mad libs
Have some fun and create your own poem with our silly word game.


Poetry tips from Joseph Coelho
Poetry tips from Joseph Coelho
The poet behind How to Write Poems shares his tips for creating the perfect poem.
Poetry activities
Poetry activities
Download this fun poetry activity booklet and help your child discover the magic of poems.
Nursery rhymes
Nursery rhymes
Introduce your child to the magic of poetry from day one with our library of nursery rhymes.

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