40 Best Children's Poetry Blogs & Websites

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Children's Poetry Blogs

Here are 40 Best Children's Poetry Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. The Poem Farm

The Poem Farm Holland, New York, US
The Poem Farm is a poem garden and forest of mini lessons for home and classroom. Written by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater, this blog is a searchable collection of over 500 poems and lessons about writing poetry. Posts often include audio, book recommendations, and ideas for your writing.
5.8K 4 posts / month Get Email Contact More

2. Laura Purdie Salas

Laura Purdie Salas St. Paul, Minnesota, US
Children's picture book author Laura Purdie Salas writes mostly nonfiction, poetry, and rhyming books. Salas is a visiting author, a speaker, and the creator of Writer in Progress.
1.1K 2.7K 1 post / week Sep 2007 Get Email Contact More

3. Poetry for Children

Poetry for Children Dallas, Texas, US
Poetry for Children is a wonderful blog, created by Professor Sylvia Vardell, about everything that's going on in the world of children's poetry, including information new book releases, awards, and lots, lots more.
1.9K 1 post / month Jul 2006 Get Email Contact More

4. Kenn Nesbitt's Poetry4kids.com

Kenn Nesbitt's Poetry4kids.com Spokane, Washington, US
Poetry4kids.com is the funny poetry playground of children's author Kenn Nesbitt. Here you will find lots of funny poems for kids, classic children's poems, games, poetry lessons and activities, plus a rhyming dictionary, videos, author visit information, and lots more.
3.1K 2.6K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact More

5. Live Your Poem

Live Your Poem Alabama, US
This blog is written by Irene Latham, an American author who writes imaginative books for kids.
699 2.3K 2 posts / month Nov 2005 Get Email Contact More

6. The Poetry Zone

The Poetry Zone UK
The Poetry Zone is a site for publishing children's work, for teachers and poets. This blog is managed by Roger Stevens, a children's poet and editor, and has written 40 children's books.
2.5K 6 posts / week Dec 1998 Get Email Contact More

7. The Miss Rumphius Effect

The Miss Rumphius Effect Richmond, Virginia, US
This blog is of a teacher educator discussing poetry, children's literature and issues related to teaching children and their future teachers.
1 post / month Nov 2006 Get Email Contact More

8. Poetry Box

Poetry Box Auckland, New Zealand
The blog is a New Zealand poetry page for children brought to you by Paula Green, who has published 11 books based on poetry.
Also in New Zealand Kids Blogs, New Zealand Mom Blogs
2K 7 posts / week Get Email Contact More

9. Stone Soup » Children's Poems

Stone Soup » Children's Poems Santa Cruz, California, US
Stone Soup is the literary magazine and website written and illustrated by kids through age 13. Now in its 47th year, Stone Soup has been inspiring children to read, write and create their own artworks for publication in our magazine since 1973.
3.4K 564 15 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

10. Liz Garton Scanlon

Liz Garton Scanlon Austin, Texas, US
Liz Garton Scanlon is the author of numerous beloved books for young people, including the highly-acclaimed, Caldecott-honored picture book All the World and many more. Ms. Scanlon serves on the faculty of the Vermont College of Fine Arts, and is a frequent and popular presenter at schools, libraries and conferences.
3.8K 2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

11. Beyond Literacy Link

Beyond Literacy Link Long Beach, New York, US
A dedicated space brought to you by Carol Varsalona to ponder, reflect, and converse about life, literacy, and learning.
18.4K 1 post / day Jul 2013 Get Email Contact More

12. Laura Shovan

Laura Shovan Maryland, US
Laura Shovan is the author of the award-winning middle grade novel, The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary. Her second book, Takedown, is a Junior Library Guild and PJ Our Way selection. Her latest book is A Place at the Table, co-written with Saadia Faruqi. Laura is a poet-in-the-schools Maryland.
394 6.4K 3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

13. Poetrepository

Poetrepository Dublin, Ohio, US
This blog is written by Mary Lee Hahn, a 5th grade teacher, reader, blogger, poet-in-training. She is the author of Reconsidering Read-Aloud (Stenhouse) and has poems in various publications.
6.4K 30 posts / year Jan 2010 Get Email Contact More

14. Radio, Rhythm & Rhyme

Radio, Rhythm & Rhyme New Hampshire, US
Tying together poetry, parenting, and advertising in a neat little package. This blog features the writings and ramblings of children's writer and voiceover talent Matt Forrest Esenwine.
5.5K 4 posts / month Apr 2012 Get Email Contact More

15. Children's Author David L. Harrison's Blog

Children's Author David L. Harrison's Blog Missouri, US
David Harrison is a children's book author - 80 published books, includes poetry, picture books, non-fiction. His work has been translated into twelve languages, anthologized more than one hundred eighty-five times, and appeared in over eighty magazines and professional journals.
511 6 posts / week Get Email Contact More

16. Poetry Roundabout

Poetry Roundabout Bristol, England, UK
Poetry Roundabout is a blog celebrating children's poetry and poets from all over the world. It will be whirling with the poems, opinions, jokes, and posts of as many children's poets as possible each year.
2.3K 6 posts / month Get Email Contact More

17. my juicy little universe

my juicy little universe Montgomery County, Maryland, US
This blog is written by Heidi Mordhorst, who is a teacher, author of books like ''Squeeze', 'Pumpkin butterfly', etc. and a blogger at the crossroads of public school & poetry.
753 3 posts / month Oct 2008 Get Email Contact More

18. Robyn Hood Black | Children's author, poet, artist

Robyn Hood Black | Children's author, poet, artist Robyn Hood Black makes poems and art in the South Carolina Lowcountry, where sea breezes beckon and Spanish moss ghosts the live oaks. Her poetry appears in several anthologies and periodicals. She enjoys exploring the creative life with readers, writers, and artists of all ages.
265 602 1 post / month Jan 2009 Get Email Contact More

19. Kathryn Apel | Children's Author & Poet

Kathryn Apel | Children's Author & Poet Queensland, Australia
Kathryn Apel is a children's author and part-time literacy coordinator. She is the author of Fencing with Fear and This Is the Mud! and has had poetry and short stories published in children's magazines in Australia, New Zealand, and Canada.
1.7K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

20. Read Write Believe

Read Write Believe New York, US
This blog is written by Sara Holmes, the author of The Wolf Hour and Operation Yes (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic), and Letters From Rapunzel (HarperCollins).
605 1 post / month Apr 2007 Get Email Contact More

21. Wondering and Wandering

Wondering and Wandering Maynard, Massachusetts, US
This blog is written by Christie Wyman, a Kindergarten teacher and Grade Leader in Massachusetts, as well as a Lead Ambassador for Wonderopolis.org and poet.
1.3K 4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

22. Children's Poetry Summit

Children's Poetry Summit UK
The Children's Poetry Summit is a UK network of individuals and organisations actively interested in poetry for children. It provides a regular forum for discussion, information exchange, sharing of ideas and good practice, and a pressure group which campaigns for children's poetry.
2.7K 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

23. Troika Books

Troika Books Colchester, England, UK
Troika Books is a small, UK-based, independent children's book publisher with big ambitions which publishes picture books, fiction and poetry for children of all ages from early years to young adult.
2.1K 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

24. Reflections on the Teche

Reflections on the Teche New Iberia, Louisiana, US
This space is where I capture my thoughts, share my insights, and make connections with the world.
1 post / day Get Email Contact More

25. Blog & Poem of the Day | Australian Children's Poetry Website

Blog & Poem of the Day | Australian Children's Poetry Website Australia
Welcome to Australian Children's Poetry website. This site is dedicated to showcasing contemporary Australian children's poets and their work.
153 1 post / day Mar 2014 Get Email Contact More

26. Salt City Verse

Salt City Verse Syracuse, New York, US
This blog is written by Janice Scully who writes for young people. Here you will find posts about her favorite poets and poems.
209 1 post / week Nov 2019 Get Email Contact More

27. Imagine the Possibilities

Imagine the Possibilities This blog is written by Rose Cappelli, who is a lover of literacy with a passion for children's books, especially picture books. Recently, she has turned her attention to writing her own children's books.
4 2 posts / month Get Email Contact More

28. GottaBook

GottaBook Los Angeles, California, US
GottaBook is a collection of thoughts, opinions, and ramblings about (broadly) children's literature from author's perspectives as a writer, parent, and volunteer elementary school librarian. Posts on Fibs, Oddaptations and poetry galore, all are listed in the blog.
12.2K Get Email Contact More

29. No Water River | The children's poetry place

No Water River | The children's poetry place Italy
Renee LaTulippe has co-authored nine award-winning early readers and blogs on children's poetry at NoWaterRiver.com. The initial purpose of No Water River was to provide a place for the author to practice the craft of children's poetry, appreciate gorgeous picture books, and have some fun along the way.
678 3.4K 1 post / year Jan 2012 Get Email Contact More

30. Liz Brownlee poet

Liz Brownlee poet Bristol, England, UK
Hello! I am Liz Brownlee, a British poet and author. I write children's poetry. This blog has poems and information and poetry news.
253 2.3K 1 post / year Mar 2012 Get Email Contact More

31. Today's Little Ditty

Today's Little Ditty Gainesville, Florida, US
This blog is brought to you by Michelle Barnes who writes children's poetry, picture books, greeting card copy and brings out the natural musicality and rhythm of words within the sphere of her imagination.
425 1.5K 30 posts / year Apr 2013 Get Email Contact More

32. Elizabeth Steinglass

Elizabeth Steinglass Washington, District of Columbia, US
Elizabeth Steinglass is a poet for kids and their grown-ups, a nature lover, a book lover and a mom.
257 472 Get Email Contact More

33. Doing The Work That Matters

Doing The Work That Matters Kalispell, Montana, US
Author Dani Burtsfield plans for this blog will center around all aspects of literacy instruction, as she is passionate about igniting a love for all things reading & writing in her students.
1.5K Get Email Contact More

34. Science Rhymes

Science Rhymes Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Creating rhyming verse about primary science topics as a teacher/student resource. Facts and fun packed in poems for children.
86 2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

35. Poetry - Philosophy & Wisdom From The Universe » Children's Poetry

Poetry - Philosophy & Wisdom From The Universe » Children's Poetry UK
Discover contemporary - original kids poems & nursery rhymes with author D. J. Irvine. Perfect for modern & funky parents looking for something new.
398 2.4K Get Email Contact More

36. Random Noodling

Random Noodling Salem, New Hampshire, US
Random Noodling is a collection of Haiku, cherita, tanka and other small form poetry from Diane Mayr.
Apr 2009 Get Email Contact More

37. Wild Rose Reader

Wild Rose Reader Massachusetts, US
This blog is written by Elaine Magliaro, who has worked as an elementary school teacher for more than three decades and as a school librarian for three years. She has taught children's literature course at Boston University and now writes poetry for children.
Also in Children's Book Blogs
Apr 2007 Get Email Contact More

38. Little Learning Corner » Children's Poetry

Little Learning Corner » Children's Poetry Brevard, North Carolina, US
The goal of the blog is to help kindergarten teachers and parents keep the learning fun with seasonal content, including independent work stations and poetry activities.
680 10 posts / year Get Email Contact More

39. Life Rhymed

Life Rhymed Boulder, Colorado, US
Covers articles about life advice, writing and painting process of making a poetry book, tips on how to reconnect with nature, and behind-the-scenes content of making our poetry book.
2 8 posts / year Get Email Contact More

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Children's Poetry Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Children's Poetry. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Roger Stevens poetryzone.co.uk 477
davidlharrison davidlharrison.wordpress.com 251
australianchildrenspoetry australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/blog 183
margaretsmn reflectionsontheteche.com 152
Laura laurasalas.com/blog 81
Wondering and Wandering wonderingandwondering.wordpress.com 63
Paula Green nzpoetrybox.wordpress.com 59
Heidi Mordhorst myjuicylittleuniverse.blogspot.com 56
Matt Forrest Esenwine mattforrest.wordpress.com 53
janice.scully janicescully.com 41
rosecappelli imaginethepossibilitiesblog.wordpress.com 38
Liz Brownlee childrenspoetrysummit.com 37
Liz Brownlee poetryroundabout.com 33
liz lizgartonscanlon.com 31
katswhiskers katswhiskers.wordpress.com 21
Laura Shovan laurashovan.com 18
kenn poetry4kids.com 12
Victoria Leen liferhymed.com/blog 12
Poetry Summit childrenspoetrysummit.com 10
Sarah Griffin littlelearningcorner.com/category/poems-for-kids 10
Shauna Robertson troikabooks.com/blog 8
Analise Braddock stonesoup.com/article-categories/poems 6
Peter Shuster-Raizberg stonesoup.com/article-categories/poems 4
Sarah littlelearningcorner.com/category/poems-for-kids 4
Summer Loh stonesoup.com/article-categories/poems 3
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