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

Naughty Kit

Minty is a naughty kit Tell her 'stand' - she's sure to sit She laps up milk without a trace But give her curds, she'll turn her face!Minty is a naughty kit Tell her 'come' and she'll just quit Tell her 'Run!' - she'll sleep all day Call her -...

Our Lips and Ears

If you your lips would keep from slips, Five things observe with care: Of whom you speak, to whom you speak, And how and when and where.If you your ears would save from jeers, These things keep meekly hid: Myself and I, and mine and my, And how I do...

The Fearless Rhino

The rhino looks so fierce and strong He has a pointed spear His skin is rough and oh so tough He knows not what is fear!Do you want to meet him too? Go eastward - if you care Kaziranga is the name You're sure to find him there!

The Multicolour Earthworms

Red, green, yellow, mauve What’s happened these days to earthworms? Have they gone multicolour?There was a time when theywere the colour of soil Only when they wriggled Could you make them out.Now giant sized, out of burrows they slither and slide. Heavens! Have I chanced uponsomething Jurassic Park-like?Oh what a relief!...

My Garden

There's a garden in my house A garden full of flowers I love to be there all the time And spend just hours and hoursThere are roses, every kind And lilies in the pool Sunflowers looking trim and bright And jasmines white and cool.There's a lawn of velvet grass So soft...


Sunflower, sunflower, I love you You look so gay and bright Sunflower, sunflower, I love you You make me think of light When I see your cheerful face I want to dance and sing Sunflower, sunflower I love you You make me think of spring!


When wisps of white Sail across the sky When the breeze blows warm And the days grow long From somewhere in the distance You can hear my song Coo-ooo, Coo-ooo Coo-ooooWhen mangoes ripen In the dark green trees And hovering around Are busy buzzy bees Right over the wall You can hear my call Coo-o, Coo-oo,...

My Squirrel Friend

Have you seen my little friend? I call him nimble-feet Because he moves so swift and fast Is nimble - and discreet!He runs away with all my nuts And yet is never caught His striped coat is ever bright And clean - without a spotHe helps himself to all my...

The Silly Cricket

A silly young cricket Sat on a wicket Singing all summer longHe strummed his guitar And danced all the while Other creatures were busy Gathering their pileSoon winter came And he began to complain For he hadn't a morsel to nibble on.So off he went In the wind and rainTo the little...

Little Black Dashes

Little black dashes On six legs each Walking very fast Where do they reach?One saved a friend Many ate a peach We're clever sing the ants We wish and we can reach.