Poetry – Celebrating National Poetry Month

Did you know that April is National Poetry Month?

Children love reading and listening to stories that incorporate rhyme, rhythm and humor.  Poetry can be very motivating for children and can be used as a wonderful tool to build reading fluency, vocabulary and comprehension skills!

The Cat in the Hat at Child's Voice!One of our favorite poets at Child’s Voice… Dr. Seuss! You can read more about Dr. Seuss books and poetry here.

 

Reading Rockets shares a great article that explains how poetry can be used to teach reading to children. Click here to read more.