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The Resource Poetry speaks to children, editor, Elise Paschen ; illustrators, Judy Love, Wendy Rasmussen, Paula Zinngrabe Wendland ; advisory editors, Billy Collins, Nikki Giovanni, X.J. Kennedy, (book ; compact disc)

Poetry speaks to children, editor, Elise Paschen ; illustrators, Judy Love, Wendy Rasmussen, Paula Zinngrabe Wendland ; advisory editors, Billy Collins, Nikki Giovanni, X.J. Kennedy, (book ; compact disc)

Label
Poetry speaks to children
Title
Poetry speaks to children
Statement of responsibility
editor, Elise Paschen ; illustrators, Judy Love, Wendy Rasmussen, Paula Zinngrabe Wendland ; advisory editors, Billy Collins, Nikki Giovanni, X.J. Kennedy
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poems that can be read or listened to with the accompanying CD. Most of the poems on the CD are read by the poets themselves
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811.008/09282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
"Ages 6 and over"--cover
LC call number
PS586.3
LC item number
.P644 2005
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
All selections included on the accompanying CD are read by the poet, except as noted in the contents notes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Poetry speaks to children, editor, Elise Paschen ; illustrators, Judy Love, Wendy Rasmussen, Paula Zinngrabe Wendland ; advisory editors, Billy Collins, Nikki Giovanni, X.J. Kennedy, (book ; compact disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (4 3/4 in., digital).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Balloons
  • William Jay Smith
  • (0:37)
  • Hide and seek
  • Robert Graves
  • Every time I climb a tree
  • David McCord
  • The
  • reason I like chocolate
  • (0:30)
  • Hurt no living thing
  • Trips
  • (0:33)
  • Mommies
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • (0:16)
  • Lineage
  • Margaret Walker
  • Snowmen
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • Good luck gold
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Janet S. Wong
  • (2:37) -- The
  • secret song
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Why?
  • James Stevenson
  • The
  • question
  • Karla Kuskin
  • First grade
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • William Stafford
  • Crying
  • Galway Kinnell
  • (0:49)
  • Art class
  • X.J. Kennedy
  • (0:43)
  • How to paint a donkey
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • (0:53)
  • Robert Frost
  • Daddy fell into the pond
  • Alfred Noyes
  • Working with mother
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • A faery song
  • W.B. Yeats ; read by Paul Muldoon
  • (0:58) -- The
  • unicorn
  • Rainer maria Rilke ; translated and read by Paul Muldoon
  • (1:18) -- The
  • (0:48)
  • lion and the lily
  • Elizabeth Spires
  • (2:42)
  • Hist whist
  • e.e. cummings
  • The
  • ghost and Jenny Jemima
  • Dennis Lee ; performed by Eddie Douglas
  • (2:35) -- from The
  • raven
  • Wolf
  • Edgar Allan Poe ; read by Basil Rathbone
  • (3:36)
  • Sheep party
  • John Fuller
  • (1:15)
  • Jamaican song
  • James Berry
  • (1:21)
  • Halfway down
  • A.A. Milne
  • Billy Collins
  • Count to ten and we'll be there
  • Rita Dove
  • (0:46)
  • 4
  • from More opposites
  • Richard Wilbur
  • (0:44)
  • 7
  • from More opposites
  • (0:59)
  • (1:03) -- The
  • 20
  • from Opposites
  • Richard Wilbur
  • (0:27) -- from The
  • tale of Custard the dragon
  • Ogden Nash
  • Good hot dogs
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Lies, all lies
  • William Cole
  • tiger whoe wore white gloves, Or, What you are
  • Which is the best?
  • James Stevenson
  • Casey at the bat
  • Ernest L. Thayer ; performed by Poetry Alive!
  • (4:22) -- The
  • testing tree - part 1
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • Skating in the wind
  • Kristine O'Connell George
  • A
  • The
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • poem for Jesse
  • to P.J. (2 yrs old who sed write a poem for me in Portland, Oregon)
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • (0:32 ; 0:48)
  • Valentine
  • Donald Hall
  • Summer
  • W.D. Snodgrass
  • (1:55)
  • Winter
  • (2:37) -- from The
  • W.D. Snodgrass
  • (1:25) -- The
  • sun has a tail
  • Emanuel di Pasquale
  • Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • (0:30)
  • I am cherry alive
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • The
  • adventures of Isabel
  • tyger
  • William Blake ; read by Elise Paschen
  • (1:19)
  • Conversation with a mouse
  • Robert Bly
  • (0:42)
  • On turning ten
  • Billy Collins
  • (1:45)
  • How to stay up late
  • Ogden Nash
  • Flashlight
  • Maturity
  • X.J. Kennedy
  • (0:45 ; 1:04 ; 0:19)
  • Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
  • Eugene Field
  • Little
  • Dorothy Aldis
  • Two in bed
  • Abram Bunn Ross
  • (1:52)
  • Brother
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (1:52) -- The
  • land of counterpane
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • from The
  • bed book
  • Sylvia Plath
  • The
  • coming of the bears
  • On a flimmering floom you shall ride
  • Dennis Lee
  • Carl Sandburg
  • (0:46) -- El
  • chicle
  • Ana Castillo -- The
  • first book
  • dentist and the crocodile
  • Roald Dahl
  • (1:52)
  • Bear song
  • Kay Ryan
  • (0:52)
  • Jabberwocky
  • Lewis Carroll ; read by Emma Fielding
  • (1:54)
  • Sneeze
  • Rita Dove
  • Maxine Kumin
  • (0:35)
  • Mrs. Mitchell's underwear
  • Dennis Lee
  • Okay, brown girl, okay
  • James Berry
  • (2:17)
  • Vowel owl (Roger)
  • John Hollander
  • (0:56)
  • (0:35) -- The
  • Magic words
  • Anonymous Inuit poet ; translated by Edward Field
  • The
  • unwritten
  • W.S. Merwin
  • Crayons: a rainbow poem
  • Jane Yolen
  • Gas
  • C.K. Williams
  • Knitted things
  • quarrel
  • Karla Kuskin
  • from [Act 4, Scene 1 of]
  • Macbeth
  • William Shakespeare
  • Frodo's song in Bree
  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • (1:58)
  • Eagle poem
  • Joy Harjo
  • (2:19) -- The
  • Maxine Kumin
  • negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • (2:26)
  • I rise, I rise
  • Anonymous Osage poet
  • verses from The
  • elephant's child
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Alphabets. part 1
  • Seamus Heaney
  • (1:09)
  • John Smith and his son John Smith
  • Wallace Stevens
  • About the teeth of sharks
  • John Ciardi
  • (0:29)
  • Dinosaur diets
  • Jane Yolen
  • My sister saw a dinosaur
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (0:20)
  • Letter to Bee
  • Joey
  • Brad Leithauser
  • (1:26)
  • Rabbit
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (1:31)
  • At last
  • James Stevenson
  • Epigram engraved on the collar of a dog which I gave to His Royal Highness
  • Alexander Pope
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm. +
Extent
viii, 104 p.
Isbn
9781402203299
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023743
Other control number
760789208591
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm61295906
Label
Poetry speaks to children, editor, Elise Paschen ; illustrators, Judy Love, Wendy Rasmussen, Paula Zinngrabe Wendland ; advisory editors, Billy Collins, Nikki Giovanni, X.J. Kennedy, (book ; compact disc)
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (4 3/4 in., digital).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Balloons
  • William Jay Smith
  • (0:37)
  • Hide and seek
  • Robert Graves
  • Every time I climb a tree
  • David McCord
  • The
  • reason I like chocolate
  • (0:30)
  • Hurt no living thing
  • Trips
  • (0:33)
  • Mommies
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • (0:16)
  • Lineage
  • Margaret Walker
  • Snowmen
  • Agha Shahid Ali
  • Good luck gold
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Janet S. Wong
  • (2:37) -- The
  • secret song
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Why?
  • James Stevenson
  • The
  • question
  • Karla Kuskin
  • First grade
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • William Stafford
  • Crying
  • Galway Kinnell
  • (0:49)
  • Art class
  • X.J. Kennedy
  • (0:43)
  • How to paint a donkey
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • (0:53)
  • Robert Frost
  • Daddy fell into the pond
  • Alfred Noyes
  • Working with mother
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • A faery song
  • W.B. Yeats ; read by Paul Muldoon
  • (0:58) -- The
  • unicorn
  • Rainer maria Rilke ; translated and read by Paul Muldoon
  • (1:18) -- The
  • (0:48)
  • lion and the lily
  • Elizabeth Spires
  • (2:42)
  • Hist whist
  • e.e. cummings
  • The
  • ghost and Jenny Jemima
  • Dennis Lee ; performed by Eddie Douglas
  • (2:35) -- from The
  • raven
  • Wolf
  • Edgar Allan Poe ; read by Basil Rathbone
  • (3:36)
  • Sheep party
  • John Fuller
  • (1:15)
  • Jamaican song
  • James Berry
  • (1:21)
  • Halfway down
  • A.A. Milne
  • Billy Collins
  • Count to ten and we'll be there
  • Rita Dove
  • (0:46)
  • 4
  • from More opposites
  • Richard Wilbur
  • (0:44)
  • 7
  • from More opposites
  • (0:59)
  • (1:03) -- The
  • 20
  • from Opposites
  • Richard Wilbur
  • (0:27) -- from The
  • tale of Custard the dragon
  • Ogden Nash
  • Good hot dogs
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Lies, all lies
  • William Cole
  • tiger whoe wore white gloves, Or, What you are
  • Which is the best?
  • James Stevenson
  • Casey at the bat
  • Ernest L. Thayer ; performed by Poetry Alive!
  • (4:22) -- The
  • testing tree - part 1
  • Stanley Kunitz
  • Skating in the wind
  • Kristine O'Connell George
  • A
  • The
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • poem for Jesse
  • to P.J. (2 yrs old who sed write a poem for me in Portland, Oregon)
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • (0:32 ; 0:48)
  • Valentine
  • Donald Hall
  • Summer
  • W.D. Snodgrass
  • (1:55)
  • Winter
  • (2:37) -- from The
  • W.D. Snodgrass
  • (1:25) -- The
  • sun has a tail
  • Emanuel di Pasquale
  • Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • (0:30)
  • I am cherry alive
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • The
  • adventures of Isabel
  • tyger
  • William Blake ; read by Elise Paschen
  • (1:19)
  • Conversation with a mouse
  • Robert Bly
  • (0:42)
  • On turning ten
  • Billy Collins
  • (1:45)
  • How to stay up late
  • Ogden Nash
  • Flashlight
  • Maturity
  • X.J. Kennedy
  • (0:45 ; 1:04 ; 0:19)
  • Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
  • Eugene Field
  • Little
  • Dorothy Aldis
  • Two in bed
  • Abram Bunn Ross
  • (1:52)
  • Brother
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (1:52) -- The
  • land of counterpane
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • from The
  • bed book
  • Sylvia Plath
  • The
  • coming of the bears
  • On a flimmering floom you shall ride
  • Dennis Lee
  • Carl Sandburg
  • (0:46) -- El
  • chicle
  • Ana Castillo -- The
  • first book
  • dentist and the crocodile
  • Roald Dahl
  • (1:52)
  • Bear song
  • Kay Ryan
  • (0:52)
  • Jabberwocky
  • Lewis Carroll ; read by Emma Fielding
  • (1:54)
  • Sneeze
  • Rita Dove
  • Maxine Kumin
  • (0:35)
  • Mrs. Mitchell's underwear
  • Dennis Lee
  • Okay, brown girl, okay
  • James Berry
  • (2:17)
  • Vowel owl (Roger)
  • John Hollander
  • (0:56)
  • (0:35) -- The
  • Magic words
  • Anonymous Inuit poet ; translated by Edward Field
  • The
  • unwritten
  • W.S. Merwin
  • Crayons: a rainbow poem
  • Jane Yolen
  • Gas
  • C.K. Williams
  • Knitted things
  • quarrel
  • Karla Kuskin
  • from [Act 4, Scene 1 of]
  • Macbeth
  • William Shakespeare
  • Frodo's song in Bree
  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • (1:58)
  • Eagle poem
  • Joy Harjo
  • (2:19) -- The
  • Maxine Kumin
  • negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • (2:26)
  • I rise, I rise
  • Anonymous Osage poet
  • verses from The
  • elephant's child
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Alphabets. part 1
  • Seamus Heaney
  • (1:09)
  • John Smith and his son John Smith
  • Wallace Stevens
  • About the teeth of sharks
  • John Ciardi
  • (0:29)
  • Dinosaur diets
  • Jane Yolen
  • My sister saw a dinosaur
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (0:20)
  • Letter to Bee
  • Joey
  • Brad Leithauser
  • (1:26)
  • Rabbit
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • (1:31)
  • At last
  • James Stevenson
  • Epigram engraved on the collar of a dog which I gave to His Royal Highness
  • Alexander Pope
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm. +
Extent
viii, 104 p.
Isbn
9781402203299
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023743
Other control number
760789208591
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm61295906

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