Angels by Walter Dean Myers
Veterans Home Page
Vietnam Veterans Home Page is intended to "honor
Vietnam Veterans, living and dead, who served
their country on either side of the conflict."
It contains poems, stories,
and art about the Vietnam War experience.
Always Endures: Native American Poems selected
by Neil Philip
Historical Images On File: The Native American
site contains images of Native American people
"arranged chronologically from the prehistoric
period and the Paleo-Indians to 1990."
Same Sky: A Collection of Poems from Around the
World selected by Naomi Shihab Nye
Poetry Day: 21 March
Read about UNESCO’s decision to proclaim March 21st as World Poetry Day. Click on Message from the Director-General of UNESCO to read the his message on the occasion of the first world poetry day (March 21, 2000). What could your class do to celebrate this day?
For Life: Famous People Select Their Favorite
Poem and Say Why It Inspires Them compiled
by the Grade V Classes from The Nightingale-Bamford
The Favorite Poem Project has created an audio and video archive of Americans from all ages and backgrounds reciting their favorite poems. Learn about the project here by clicking on The Project, then move on to The Videos to sample videos and read the poems that were chosen.