14 Canadian poets to watch in 2018April is National Poetry Month! Looking for some exciting poetry books games for young children read in celebration?
Here are 14 poets you should be reading now. 6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre and have your work published on CBC Books. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC-TV shows offered on CBC Watch. Hoppy toads, peaceful gardens, poetry celebrating our beautiful Earth, and more! Video Interviews Meet your favorite children’s authors and illustrators. Themed Booklists The very best fiction and nonfiction books for kids, selected by our children’s literature expert. Celebrate cultural heritage, poetry, books and reading throughout the year.
Book Finder Create your own customized list of fiction and nonfiction books! Search through more than 5,000 books on Reading Rockets — by author, illustrator, age, reading level, genre, format, topic, and country or region. Themed Booklists Sometimes it just takes one wonderful book to turn a kid into a reader. Tap into what interests your child. Browse these booklists created by Maria Salvadore, our children’s literature expert. Everything from graphic novels to poetry to modern folktales. Nonfiction for Kids Explore these articles and web resources on choosing great children’s books, determining a child’s reading level, reading aloud, finding low-cost books, lists of award-winning books and more.
Choosing and Using Kids’ Books Explore these articles and web resources on choosing great children’s books, determining a child’s reading level, reading aloud, finding low-cost books, lists of award-winning books and more. Summer Booklists Reading Rockets’ annual summer booklists make it easy to find great fiction and nonfiction books for kids to enjoy on vacation, or anytime. Holiday Buying Guide Reading Rockets’ annual holiday buying guide helps you find the perfect books for all the children in your life. Award-Winning Books Here are links to the awards and “best of” lists we like, including picks from The New York Times and The Horn Book, as well as the annual Newbery and Caldecott winners. You’ll find more than 130 interviews!
Author Studies From setting a purpose for your study to choosing and researching the author to developing a culminating project, our author study toolkit will help you create a rich, engaging classroom experience. A comprehensive list of print and online resources is included. Literacy Calendar Find out what’s happening each month in the world of reading. We have lots of resources and ideas for celebrating Read Across America, Poetry Month, D.