Poems for Kids

Nursery rhymes, funny poems, rhyming poems, baby poems, limericks and more. Settle back and enjoy our children’s poems and rhymes that every child will love.

Illustration for animated narrated kids poem Take Your Pick

Take Your Pick

A passionate appeal in poetry about why picking your nose just isn’t that bad…

Illustration of dandelion in wind for vintage kids poem Friendship


A poem about friendship in nature.

Rathers poem for kids header illustration


A poem about imagining to be someone (or something!) else.

Illustration for the Christina Rossetti poem for kids Caterpillar


A poem to a caterpillar by Christina Rossetti.

Thackeray At The Zoo Poems for Kids Illustration

At The Zoo

A poem about the animals at the Zoo – and one kind in particular!

Illustration of children- poems for kids - Escape at Bedtime

Escape at Bedtime

A child escapes bed, and discovers a night-time delight in the garden.

Dragon illustration for poems for kids - The Jabberwocky

The Jabberwocky

Enjoy onomatopoeia with this famous poem by Lewis Carroll about a whiffling monster.

Knight for poems for kids Edgar Allen Poe Eldorado


A knight seeks a famous city of gold called Eldorado.