Student Resources for Writing Poetry

Ken Nesbitt’s
Poetry4Kids

A master of funny poems gives you funny poems to read, lessons on how to write funny poems as well as different poetic forms, and online word and poetry games.

Kids Online Magnetic Poetry Kit
Compose your own poems online.  Drag-and-drop word “magnets” to create a poem.  Click the More Words button to get additional word magnets.

ReadWriteThink’s
Word Mover
Create poems using words from existing word banks or add your own words to the word bank.

Rhyme Zone
If you are writing a poem that has rhyming words, here’s a great place to find rhymes.  Just type in a word or phrase, and get a list of words that rhyme with it!