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Resources For Poetry WebQuest

Gathered by Starr Cortes

Contests posted for kids, but the site contains much more (need to register)
http://www.poetry4kids.com/contests

Poems to read and rate…but there are word games and poet theatre
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/

Daily Poems
http://poems.com/

Make Share Revise Publish
http://www.poetryexpress.org/

Make, revise, share
http://www.youngpoets.org/Contest

Amazing! Glossary of Rhetorical Terms
http://www.uky.edu/AS/Classics/rhetoric.html

A dictionary of Haiku-by season
http://www.ahapoetry.com/aadoh/adofinde.htm

(Haiku for people) Everything from what it is to old masters.
http://www.toyomasu.com/haiku/

Young Writer- A magazine for young people with something to say- Great Links
http://www.young-writer.co.uk/

Outta Ray’s Head-The Poetry Page
http://home.cogeco.ca/~rayser3/poetry.htm

Rhyming Dictionary
http://www.rhymezone.com/

A tool for poems, poets, audio visual, articles and children’s poetry
http://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poetrytool.html

Serves poets and poetry since 1934 – has poem a day, poetry store, daily poems and such..too much to write really
http://www.poets.org/ )

Poetry by Theme
http://www.poetryarchive.org/poetryarchive/themes.do

Modern Poetry 161 poets alphabetized
http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/poets.htm

Home of the World ’s Greatest Poems broken into categories
http://www.poetry-archive.com/

A poem a day for High School Students
http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/p180-list.html

Common used words from a variety of sonnets can be moved around to create a sonnet
http://www.sonnets.org/Magnets/index.htm

Poetry words can be moved around like refrigerator magnets
http://www.shockedpoetry.com/

A glossary of Literary Terms
http://www2.rccsd.org/RKeim/Lit%20Terms.htm

Writing with Writers-brainstorm write and publish
http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/karla_form.asp

Unlike thesaurus sites which give antonyms and synonyms -this site gives like word and anagrams
http://www.lexfn.com/

Glossary, poem and poet indexes
http://rpo.library.utoronto.ca/display/index.cfm

Biographies, poems, and titles
http://www.gale.cengage.com/free_resources/poets/bio

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