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5-Minute Poems

Can young children write poetry? Of course! Your child will learn how to write a poem in 5 minutes!

Susan Robinson

30 Minute Program

 

$150


Poetry is a perfect medium for kids because it doesn't require complete sentences, punctuation, or even rhyme! I'll read my picture book, When Poke Woke, then we'll talk about what it means to be a good friend. Next, in just 5 minutes, I'll guide your child to write a poem about a friend. Then we'll create a second poem on a topic of your child's choice. Once you know what to put in each line, you can help your child write dozens of original poems. Note: If your child doesn't yet read and write, he or she can dictate them to you.

About the Author

Susan Robinson believes reading is the key that opens the door to unlimited worlds of wonder. Her books help children navigate the world around them and imagine new possibilities, while her focus on language teaches vocabulary and instills a love of the sound of words. A former teacher, school librarian, and university writing instructor, Susan uses books to teach critical and creative thinking and guide children to write their own stories.

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