Poems & Questions for National Poetry Month



"As I Was Going to St. Ives" 

"Mix a Pancake"
By Christina G. Rossetti

1st Grade

"Drinking Fountain"
By Marchette Chute

By Nikki Giovanni

2nd Grade

"The Wind"
By Robert Louis Stevenson

"Afternoon on a Hill"
By Edna St. Vincent Millay

3rd Grade

"Fireflies in the Garden"
By Robert Lee Frost

By Emily Dickinson  

"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
By Robert Lee Frost  

4th Grade

"A Bird Came Down the Walk"
By Emily Dickinson

"Dust of Snow"
By Robert Lee Frost

By Helen Hunt Jackson

5th Grade

"The New Colossus"
By Emma Lazarus

"The Echoing Green"
By William Blake

"Casey at the Bat"
By Ernest Lawrence Thayer

6th Grade

"City Autumn"
By Joseph Moncure March

"Wild Goose"
By Curtis Heath

"The Road Not Taken"
By Robert Lee Frost

7th Grade

"Hope Is the Thing with Feathers"
By Emily Dickinson

"The Sheaves"
By Edward Arlington Robinson

"The Song of Wandering Aengus"
By William Butler Yeats

8th Grade

"If You Were Coming In the Fall"
By Emily Dickinson

"The Railway Train"
By Emily Dickinson

"Paul Revere's Ride"
By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

9th - 10th Grade

"Sonnet 73"
By William Shakespeare

"Loveliest of Trees"
By A.E. Housman  

By Percy Bysshe Shelley

11th - 12th Grade

"Song VII"
By Rabindranath Tagore

"Because I Could Not Stop for Death"
By Emily Dickinson

"Ode to Ethiopia" and "On Being Brought from Africa" 
By Paul Laurence Dunbar and Phillis Wheatley