Poem Share # 9: Heidi Bee Roemer Presents "A Song for Spring"

POEM SHARE: Children's poets from across the county presenting their favorite poems for Poetry Month and beyond!

Analogies are an entertaining way to introduce kids to critical thinking, and this Poem Share of "A Song for Spring" by Heidi Bee Roemer is a great way to introduce analogies to kids.  Find more STEAM powered poetry on Heidi's website, Steam-Powered Poetry. 

Heidi Roemer has written over 500 poems for kids. Her poetry collection, Come to My Party and Other Shape Poems is a great introduction to shape poems. She is also the co-editor, along with Carol-Ann Hoyte, of the poetry anthology, And the Crowd Goes Wild, A Global Gathering of Sports Poems. 

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  1. Thank you for sharing my poetry video on Poetry Boost, Michelle!

  2. Great to see And the Crowd Goes Wild here! Thanks for including me. :)

  3. Heidi, for some reason your video did not show up, but, if you did it, I know it was great!

    1. Joan, to see Heidi's poem, you need to click the link as it is hosted on her blog page.

  4. This is great! I love using analogies, but didn't think of using them in poetry. Thanks, Heidi and Michelle!


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