Poetry Junior

Poetry Junior

Read funny poetry from Shel Silverstein, Dr Seuss, and more. Practice rhyming and write simple poems. This 4-week poetry class includes a weekly 35-minute Zoom call, Google Classroom materials, & feedback.


5 students


Class Description: Poetry Writing Class for Grades K-2

🤣 Lesson 1: Shel Silverstein and Humor
Explore the hilarious world of Shel Silverstein with beloved poems from Where the Sidewalk Ends. Students have fun writing their own LOL🤣 poems.

✍️ Lesson 2: Dr Seuss & Rhyming
Read aloud rhymes from classic Dr Seuss stories. Students create their own wacky Dr Seuss-inspired character and write fun poems about it.

6️⃣ Lesson 3: Now We Are Six
Students will write an autobiographical poem using “Now We Are Six” by A.A. Milne as a model. Time to shine!

🤩 Lesson 4: Ultimate Poetry Portfolio
We will explore rhyme schemes using model poems from Shel Silverstein, Dr Seuss, and fellow classmates! Students will write simple poems and identify the rhyme schemes.


I have 24 years of writing and editing experience, including three years as a writing instructor. I love helping kids learn new skills while having fun along the way!

Get in Touch

Contact me for registration information about The Writer’s Workshop for Kids.


Spring 2022

New: Poetry
New: Fantasy
New: A Tribute to Dog Man
All previous workshops will be offered throughout the year!

Photo Credit: Roby Gianstefani, FLATMIND