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Put a Poem in Your Pocket Reproducible

Put a Poem in Your Pocket Reproducible Celebrate National Poetry Month in April — and a love of poetry all year long — by putting a poem in your pocket to share with friends. Distribute this stationery (PDF) and ask your patrons or students to copy down their favorite verse or write a new poem of their own.

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Wendy K. Cruikshank is a resources teacher at Jerry Potts Elementary School in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This article was originally published in the January/February 2005 issue of Instructor.

Scholastic Library Publishing

Once Upon a Poem

Once Upon a Poem
Various Authors
Introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland
All Ages
The Chicken House

The Animal Rescue Store

The Animal Rescue Store
by Elizabeth Swados, illustrated by Anne Wilson
Arthur A. Levine Books

Langston’s Train Ride

Langston's Train Ride
by Robert Burleigh, illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Grades PreK-3
Orchard Books



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