Poetry

Creative Writing for Teens: The Six-Word Memoir Challenge

Challenge your teen to write a six-word memoir each day.

Sometimes I stumble upon an idea or story that sparks a creative teaching idea to use with my homeschool writing students. The story of Ernest Hemingway’s six-word memoir was one of those stories that lead to a memorable and fun creative writing project for the teens. As soon as I read the story of the …

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Creative Poetry Teatime Ideas When You Need a Break from Reading Poetry

Creative Ideas for Poetry Teatime when you need a break from poetry.

Our family enjoys a good poetry teatime as much as any homeschool family. Gathering for tea and treats while digging into our favorite poetry books has been a regular part of our homeschool lifestyle for years. We love to find creative, fun poetry teatime ideas so we can enjoy this time together each week. But …

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The Best Haiku Poetry Books Your Kids will Love

A list of the best Haiku poetry books for kids.

Haiku is a well-known and beautiful form of poetry to read and write. Introduce your kids to Haiku poetry with this fantastic variety of Haiku Poetry books for kids. From haiku poems about animals, adventures, nature, and just plain silliness, you’ll find a book on this list for every child. {This post contains affiliate links. …

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