Poems for kids

Children’s poems that every child will love

Rathers poem for kids header illustration


A poem about imagining to be someone (or something!) else.

Illustration for the Christina Rossetti poem for kids Caterpillar


A poem to a caterpillar by Christina Rossetti.

Thackeray At The Zoo Poems for Kids Illustration

At The Zoo

A poem about the animals at the Zoo – and one kind in particular!

Illustration of children- poems for kids - Escape at Bedtime

Escape at Bedtime

A child escapes bed, and discovers a night-time delight in the garden.

Dragon illustration for poems for kids - The Jabberwocky

The Jabberwocky

Enjoy onomatopoeia with this famous poem by Lewis Carroll about a whiffling monster.

Knight for poems for kids Edgar Allen Poe Eldorado


A knight seeks a famous city of gold called Eldorado.