Limericks

Poetry Party
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Presents an overview of limericks, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use limericks to express ideas.

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978-1-63143-891-2
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2015
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-01-01
BISACS JNF029010, JNF042000
Dewey 808.1
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 570
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.7
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 172889
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Poetic Form: Limerick
PBS Kids - Fern's Poetry Club: Limerick
The Children's Poetry Party
How to Write a Limerick
Author: Yvonne Pearson

Yvonne Pearson is a writer and a social worker. She has published books and magazine stories. She writes essays and poems, too. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She also lives in California near her grandchildren part of each year. Her Web site is www.yvonnepearson.com.

Illustrator: Kathleen Petelinsek

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Poetry Party from School Library Connection on November 1, 2015

Cinquain, concrete, limerick, and several more forms of poetry are introduced to young readers in this series. Each book asks ‘What is Poetry?’ and the volumes define poetry as it pertains to the featured type. Rhyme and rhythm are mentioned in every book since they are so… View →