This page contains poetry resources that you can use to tailor lessons to the unique interests and needs of your scholars.
Clicking the icon above will take you to the Poetry Foundation's Poetry magazine webpage. You will immediately be taken to the electronic version of the most current isue, but you can browse issues all the way back to 1912!
Clicking the icon above will take you to the Inside Out Writer's publication page. InsideOut Writer's uses creative writing as a catayst for personal transformation inside Los Angeles county juvenile facilities.
Clicking the icon above will take you to the Current U.S. State Poets Laureate page of the Library of Congress. Explore your state's poet laureate along with your scholars!
Clicking the icon above will take you to the Free Minds Book Club and Writing Workshop's Poetry Blog.Free Minds recognizes that books and creative writing have the incredible power to teach, build community, inspire individuals and change lives and their Book Club & Writing Workshop meets every week with juvenile inmates at the Washington DC Jail.
Clicking the icon above will take you to the Academy of American Poets library of poems for teens. It also features lesson plans for educators.
Words Unlocked Anthologies
Clicking a Words Unlocked Anthology cover will allow you to explore poetry written by young people held in juvenile justice facilities across the United States.