Earth Day is April 22 and National Poetry Month is also during April so a wonderful way to incorporate the two is by reading Earth Day Poems.
Earth Day Poems can be inspirational, funny or bring out a variety of emotions, the most important aspect is that Earth Day Poems make the reader aware and think about the meaning of Earth Day.
Kids really enjoy poems and also get very excited about Earth Day, incorporating poems into Earth Day lessons plans would make teaching and learning very meaningful for both the teacher and the students.
Here you will find websites that offer Earth Day Poems:
This wonderful blog was started in 2008 and has lovely Earth Day Poems from independent writers. Milou is a little girl from Buenos Aires and she wants to share her love of the Earth. Milou contacted me on Blogger last year and since that time I have visited her blog numerous times and have been very impressed with the Earth day blog and all the wonderful Earth Day poems.
There are adorable Earth Day Poems for kids on this website and the poems are to the tune of well known songs. These poems for Earth Day are excellent for Earth Day lesson plans.
This website offers cute Earth Day poems for kids, there are titles such as: Earth Day Badge, Earth Day, Our Earth, Everyday is Earth Day, Planet Earth, Save the Earth, Working on the Trash and In Tune with Mother Nature.
Here you will find lots of Earth Day poems and most are excellent for Earth Day Lesson Plans. The Earth Day Poem titles are: This Old Earth, Everyday is Earth Day, Save the Earth, In Tune with Mother Nature, Earth Day, Our Earth, Working on the Trash, Working on Recycling and Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.
One Earth Day Poem is offered on this website. This Earth Day Poem is fairly lengthy and I think would be more appropriate for older children and adults. The message in this Earth Day Poem is very meaningful.
Celebrating Earth Day can be as simple as reading and sharing Earth Day poems, the most important thing to remember is the meaning of Earth Day and why the day is recognized with such importance.