Most children also love to sing and recite nursery rhymes.
Words that can be grouped together by a common sound, for example the "-at" family — cat, hat, and sat — can be used to teach children about similar spellings. Children can use these rhyme families when learning to read and spell. Developing a child's phonological awareness is an important part of developing a reader. Young children's ability to identify rhyme units is an important component of phonological awareness. Research shows that students benefit from direct instruction on rhyme recognition paired with fun activities that target this skill.
Students decide if their objects rhyme with a picture, and then compare written rhyming words. See the lesson plan. In small groups, students match images of objects that rhyme to develop phonological awareness. These videos are published with permission from the Balanced Literacy Diet. See many more related how-to videos with lesson plans in the Phonemic Awareness and Letter-Sounds and Phonics sections. Students can draw pictures of objects that rhyme or cut out rhyming pictures found in magazines and place them in their books. This PDF includes objectives, directions, and materials for nine different rhyming activities developed by the Florida Center for Reading Researh.
Learn how to play this simple rhyming game, where kids think of words that rhyme with different body parts such as "head" or "eye. The file folder game found on the link below helps students match rhyming words.
Teachers can download and print the game, including all materials and instructions. This Reading Rockets article describes several ideas for rhyme games and classroom activities. One example provided is how to create a word family chart from various rhyming words. Teachers can use rhyming words from a story or nursery rhyme to pull words for the chart. Bradley, L. Rhyme and reason in reading and spelling.
Bryant, P. Rhyme, language, and children's reading. Applied Psycholinguistics, 11, Moats, L. The Development of Phonological Skills. Snow, C.
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Preventing reading difficulties in young children. Silly rhymes about silly activities make the words jump off the page, complemented by humorous illustrations. Jaunty rhymes that just may be 'sing-able' are likely to lead to wordplay literally as one follows the animal cast play with berries of all kinds. Gerald, the giraffe, is told by the other jungle animals that he can't dance. Of course, they're proven wrong as Gerald does his thing in this rhyming tale. This book may also inspire alliterative use of language. Young readers and their parents will see their own behavior in the rhyming text and expressive and winning illustrations.
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Thank you for sharing this wonderful list. When my children were small, they loved for me to read to them from the Random House Book of Poetry for Children.
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Now I always give it as a baby shower gift. Everyone knows to expect books from me. In 5th and 6th grade, we would beg Mrs. Hopper to read that one to us. With the internet, I was finally able to find it for myself. Great post! My eleven year old daughter just loves poetry and you managed to hit on some of her favorites. This is an excellent list, Robert, thank you. But no Shel Silverstein?? No list of kid poems is complete without at least one Shel!
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Oh, I forgot wonderful Jack Prelutsky! I love his books! The words and wonderful, hilarious illustrations!! My kids loved Sendak, and one of their favorites was Chicken Soup with Rice. This is a really nice post to put up, Robert.
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And, of course, the poetry books by Shel Silverstein. We have a lot of Shel Silverstein and Dr. As a parent and elementary school teacher, I agree completely with this post. I love reading poetry to my students and teaching them to write it. This year I had students who would try to find the poems they thought I would be embarrassed to read aloud.
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I am working on a website called Poems of Silliness that I am developing as a teaching tool. Thank you, Robert. Sasha, if you only knew how much students love being scared. I thought we were talking about younger kids judging by the rest of the titles. I agree that a good scare is usually expected and enjoyed, but young kids must know all the way that everything is going to be all right in the end, they expect that as well.
Of course the older kids get, the more they can handle. And of course every kid is different and matures at a different pace. I know from my own experience as a child, and my experience as a parent how much kids enjoy them. They have to be well written of course.
Just like any book, be it prose or poetry. Thank you so much for this post!