With rhyming and creative word use, poetry is a genre that supports the development of early literacy skills in particular. Diverse collections of poetry can also engage all learners in meaningful Verbal Reasoning and deeper understanding of Emotions.
Watch how this elementary teacher uses rhyming as a literacy tool. During a read-aloud, students identify rhyming words in the text and develop their Phonological Awareness.
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iF Poems includes 270 classic poems and audio recordings. With charming illustrations and the ability to browse poems based on category or age, this app allows learners to enjoy a full range of poetry.