Poems offer up a wealth of benefits for your kids if written in a positive way. The poetry creates love, motivation, and an urge to move on in life and builds up the mental capabilities of the children. These also help them understand the things around, and allow them to cultivate the valuable qualities of life. If you want to get your children some impressive poems, then here are the top 10 best poems for your kids in 2014.
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10. The Fisherman
The Fisherman is a very lovely poem written for your children. It brings a lovely story of a fisherman and motivates the kids to move on for coping up day-to-day hurdles. The following lines are the best;
The fisherman goes out at dawn
When every one’s abed,
And from the bottom of the sea
Draws up his daily bread…
9. Paul Revere’s Ride
Henry Wadsworth has written this poem especially for the children. It urges them to listen to their parents and obey them. The following lines of this poem are very impressive;
Listen my children and you shall hear
Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere,
On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five;
Hardly a man is now alive …
8. I’d Love to be a Fairy’s Child
I am really very thankful to Robert Graves for this marvelous poem. It seems that it is not him who wrote it but his souls. The author has well depicted the fairly tale of a child, these lines are very beautiful;
Children born of fairy stock
Never need for shirt or frock,
Never want for food or fire,
Always get their heart’s desire:…
7. Puppy And I
Are you a child who loves keeping pets at home? If the answer is yes, then this poem is especially for you. If you’re a parent, then make sure your children remember these beautiful lines by heart;
I met a Man as I went walking:
We got talking,
Man and I.
“Where are you going to, Man?” I said…
This great poem has been created by Abbie Farwell Brown. It seems to have come directly from the heart of the author. The poem is very beautiful and these lines are super amazing;
How good to lie a little while
And look up through the tree!
The Sky is like a kind big smile
Bent sweetly over me.…
5. I’m Late For School
If your child uses to be late for school, then inspire him/her with this poem. I am sure it can bring a new turn to their life, full of excitement and hopes. These lines are very nice;
I got up late for school today,
And nearly missed the bus!
I hurried down the stairs,
Wolfed my toast, and caused a fuss!
4. The Sun
Do your children love to see the sun? Are they surprised of how bright it is? If yes, then this poem is best for them. The following lines are superbly written;
Don’t you think the sun is bright?
I wonder where it goes at night?
Does it sleep or does it hide?
Or is the moon its other side?
3. The Most Magnificent Zoo
I don’t think there would be any child who dislikes going to a zoo. So this poem will certainly remind them of how the zoo animals captivate the attention of every visitor. These lines are very impressive;
Bumbleraffes and small Squiroose,
The Hipponoceros is loose!
The Babooeetah’s running wild,
The Pandelot is looking riled!
Salaphants and sleepy Froat,
The Doladillo’s in a boat!
The Carigators stalk around,
The Kangarat is much renowned!
2. Dirty Face
This poem is written by Shel Silverstein. It is something to bring a new life to the children’s habits and can teach them to stay hygienic. The following lines are great;
Where did you get such a dirty face,
My darling dirty-faced child?
I got it from crawling along in the dirt
And biting two buttons off Jeremy’s shirt.…
1. Teddy Bear
The poems of teddy bear are loved by many children. This poem by A.A. Milne is marvelous for them. Given below lines are best;
A bear, however hard he tries,
Grows tubby without exercise.
Our Teddy Bear is short and fat,
Which is not to be wondered at;…
What do you think about these poems? Let us know!