Poetry - Free Word Games, Videos & Worksheets - Word Game Time

Poetry introduces kids to the power of words and the beauty of language. It also helps expose them to figurative language and the difference between literal and non-literal meanings. Word Game Time’s poetry resources give kids a chance to experience poetry in fun new ways - all while building critical vocabulary, reading, and writing skills.

From reading silly poetry to creating poems of their own, our free worksheets, videos, and games give kids a thorough introduction to poetry. They’ll have the opportunity to decode figurative language, read silly rhymes and write poems in popular forms such as acrostic, haiku and couplets.