20 Sweet Kindergarten Poems and Nursery Rhymes for Kids

718 total views

 Whether you’re singing a nursery rhyme or building reading skills, poetry is a great way to engage students. It’s never too early to introduce them to this wonderfully expressive and versatile form of literature. We’ve put together this collection of sweet kindergarten poems for kids to share in your classroom.

1. All of Me by Greg Smedley-Warren

“My hands are for clapping…”

2. Hot Sun by Kenn Nesbitt

“What fun!”

“The cat and the fiddle…”

We See Leaves by Crystal McGinnis.

“We see orange…”

“Climbed up the waterspout.”

6. No Pencil by Kenn Nesbitt

“No marker.”

7. Friends by Rachel Verble

“Friends care.”

Mix a Pancake by Christina Rosetti.

“Pop it in the pan.”

“Some are different, some the same.”

10. Flag by Shel Silverstein

“One star is for Alaska…”

“But where are all the bees?”

Down they go… by Roald Dahl.

“Hail and snow!”

“Have you any milk?”

14. Apples by Barbara

“Apples in the attic…”

15. Leaves by Sue Schueller

“Leaves on the pumpkin…”

16. Water by Mrs. Parisi

“Water for the flowers…”

Red Umbrella by Michelle Moore

“1 red umbrella, 1 yellow hat…”

“I saw a saw. I felt some felt.

19. Ice Cream by Cara Carroll

“Ice cream in a bowl…”

20. Gardener by Shel Silverstein

Gardener by Shel Silverstein

“We gave you a chance…”

Enjoy these kindergarten poems for kids? Want more suggestions? Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so you can get our latest picks.

Plus, make sure to check out our kindergarten classroom hub for all things kindergarten lessons, book lists, and more!

Share this Post

About Us

What started as a mission to share educational news has grown into your daily go-to for educational resources for teachers, parents and students.