Learning Through Poetry


Mary Jo Fresch and David L. Harrison



This must-have PreK-2 resource supports phonological awareness through the use of poetry and related activities.

  • Original poems (18 or more) by renowned poet David Harrison are introduced in each book and feature a corresponding lesson with cross-curricular connections.
  • The strategies provided in Learning through Poetry provide excellent support for reading foundational skills, including phonemic matching, phonemic isolation, phonemic blending, phonemic substitution, and phonemic segmentation.
  • Each book also supports English language learners with audio recordings of the poems and take-home activities that encourage linguistic interaction with friends and family.
  • Each book features additional digital resources, including activity pages, poems, and family letters.

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Learning Through Poetry

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