Poems for Kids

Poetry for children: Our large assortment of poems for children include evergreen classics as well as new poems on a variety of themes. You will find original juvenile poetry about trees, animals, parties, school, friendship and many more subjects. We have short poems, long poems, funny poems, inspirational poems, poems about environment, poems you can recite

Flowering Bamboos

The huge bamboos, once bare, Are now covered with beautiful, pale white flowers, The yellow and green leaves, Of the bamboos looming in the vast sky, Make nature so beautiful and sweet. Behold the pointed, shiny leaves, Flying everywhere and leaping with the wind, They are glad there are flowers, With a...

Chiku’s Birthday

It was little Chiku’s third birthday. So Akki the ant bought a balloon Blue as the sky, Round as the moon. But who is Chiku? He is Dinku donkey’s friendly neighbour -- The creepy and crawly little caterpillar. Chiku’s grandmother and grandfather, Eeku and Meeku, Were there too -- With candles, cake, And a big...

In, Pin, Tin

Three little mice Named In, Pin, Tin One fat, one short The other one thin. They woke up one night As lazy as ever The moon was already up And they began to shiver. They brushed their teeth And said, 'lets eat' There's milk on the shelf Eggs, cheese and meat! But what do we wear? We...

Chun Mun’s Friends

There was once a little girl called Chun Mun. She lived in a village close to the forest. Everyday Chun Mun would go into the forest and learn music from her friends there - the birds and animals. But one of her friends Chintu,...

Play Nicely

The kids next door have everything you can think of and yet they love to come in and play with us. Their mother makes an awful fuss. Says, ‘You’ll come filthy, in such a mess!’ Oh yes! That’s just what they like about our place. Nobody says, ‘Go wash you face,’ or...

Pardon My Garden

Pardon my garden, it’s vicious today! The cucumber’s going quite mad -- The onions and peas Just do as they please, The pumpkin is awfully bad. The squash and the sprout are rushing about As if they’re preparing for war, I just got a scare from a peach and a pear...

Don’t Throw the Seeds Away…

It makes you healthy, It gives you energy, An apple or a guava An orange or a papaya Eat a fruit everyday But don’t throw the seeds away. Here’s a simple thing you can do You could tell all your friends too! Plant the seed in the soil (It doesn’t take much time...

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Why do Onions Make us Cry?

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Fish That Live in the Desert

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How are Stars Named?

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Iftar: The Meal that Breaks the Fast at Ramadan

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