Online search engine rhyming database. Plug in a word and get a list of potential words that rhyme.
Tools and information to inspire and equip young poets to be better and more thoughtful writers.
Online workshop with the popular children's poet includes tips, writing exercises, revision guidelines, and a place to publish online.
A step by step guide to writing haiku, with examples and detailed explanations of the meaning of this type of verse.
About.com article covering the elements of poetic composition, what to write about, and exercises for getting started. Includes sections on diction, rhyme, free verse, and concrete poetry.
Colorful shaped poems by 6th graders at an international school in Italy.
Dictionary of terms that are used to describe features of a poem.
A dictionary explaining the different types and features of poems.
A list of links to sites that define, explain, and give examples of a variety of poetic forms.
A course on writing poems in rhyme, meter, and inherited forms. Covers the sonnet, sestina, and villanelle.