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Best Kid Poems

Below are the all-time best Kid poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of kid poems written by PoetrySoup members


Word Squirrel
Rodents can be loquacious
That includes your average gerbil
They love to prattle, chat and blather
They really are quite verbal

Hamsters are talkative too
Just as garrulous as can...

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Categories: animal, children, education, kid,



To Be A Kid Once Again
This time I didn't  need to remember what it was like  to be  a kid

This time I didn't  need to memorize...

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Categories: growing up, happiness, kid,

Premium Member Empty Bedrooms
I walk past empty bedrooms that once held my boys
The beds made so perfect, the absence of noise
Books there on the book shelf and not...

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Categories: kid,

Fruits Colours
An apple is Red,
I like eating bread,
Banana is yellow,
I am jolly fellow,
Pear is green,
I am neat and clean,
Coconut is brown,
I am little clown,
All fruits are...

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© Neha batra  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: color, fruit, kid, kindergarten,

In a Dark, Dark Room
I lay on my pillow in a dark, dark room
Staring out the window from my bed
The moon looks like Camembert floating in the sky
And I’m...

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Categories: kid, adventure, child, children, fantasy,

HOW TO EAT AN OREO
Do you know exactly how to eat and Oreo,
Well to do it you,
You unscrew it.....very fast.
'Cause a kid will eat the middle of an Oreo...

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Categories: chocolate, food, kid,

Suburban Summer
 , 
riddles N' rainbows paintbrush the day
summer's heaviness invades
rain circumvents geraniums 
ant's N' azaleas dance through sidewalks 
where tiny green grass creep 'neath weeds...

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Categories: kid, community, emotions, family, june,

Premium Member The Things Our Parents Said
By Robert (Bob) Moore

The things that we remember, from days of long ago
 we believed, it was all true, our parents told us so
we now...

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© Bob Moore  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kid, children, family, humor, humorous,

Premium Member I LIKE JAM ON MY LAMB - FOR CONTEST
Quote used "I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-Am.” 
Dr. Seuss, Green Eggs and Ham


My mum says I’ve...

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Categories: food, humorous, kid, mother,

Kids: Funny, Poor, And Sweet
We loved the lollipops, cracker jacks, holloway candy sticks                ...

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Categories: beauty, candy, child, kid,

Premium Member THE OLD MAN WITH ONE SHOE
It was a homeless old man near a shoe store who fell asleep 
He was so tired that nap turned to a sleep that was...

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Categories: christian, grandfather, inspirational, kid,

Salute to Poet Sneha RV
She's only 12 1/2 years old as I recall
Adult minded who walks before the crawl
How did she join us and we not  figure out
Her...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kid, , literature,

Nail Polish
Nail Polish

I’ve polished all my fingers,
And polished all my toes.
There’s polish on my knees,
And even on my nose.

I’ve watched my sister do it.
She always gets...

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© Judy Valko  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kids, giggle, humor, humorous,

Remember when we were funny kids
Remember when we were kids, we use to laugh out loud ?
We use to stay awake for days, jumping and running..
Breaking the limits of sound....

Remember...

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Categories: childhood, fun, funny, kid,

Where Do Frogs Go To Think
WHERE DO FROGS GO TO THINK?


Where do frogs go when they need to think?
I've often wondered where.
When they're not feeling quite in the pink
do they...

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Categories: kid, allegory, animal, childhood, children,

Premium Member Oxymoronic Day In The Life Of A Subsitute Teacher
She was simply complex, an experienced novice, 
aiming to be the new veteran teacher
A 'wanna-be', who hadn't foreseen a backup plan 
Her insight unseen, until...

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Categories: childhood, children, kid, school,

Daddy missing
The picture on the wall of mommy and her little ones
          Daddy is missing
This is not...

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Categories: child, children, kid,

10 little kids
10 little kids are messing with twine
one got strangled and then there were nine.

9 little kids are hooking up bait
one took a bite and then...

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Categories: kid, absence, age, crazy, death,

The Old Camphor Tree in My Memory
Author: Runping Chen

The desk sends forth its particular fragrance
That gladden people’s hearts.
That is the sweet-smelling of the old camphor bodies
And into the impression of my...

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Categories: growing up, joy, kid,

Premium Member Three Year Old - thinking
Three Year Old….thinking

that potty training thing was over rated
and that “big boy” thing - quite overstated

now I can pee on the ants
thank goodness for my...

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Categories: humor, kid,

Lessons from the jungle
Animals animals all we are
Have come from the jungle that's oh so far!
Happily happily we came dancing here
With many lessons that you all have to...

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Categories: kid, kindergarten,

Thoughtful junk
I am the jolly lollypop
I tickle your tongue and make you hop
My sour and sweet and tangy flavour 
Will make you forget all the day's...

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Categories: kid,

Premium Member Paint A Life
Pray tell, to whom do I owe this life of mine?
Mother—always an Angel divine,
Wife—for four decades, a Saint,
Daughters—love unfeigned.
Life’s Good, so
Paint
with a glow
Foregoing restraint
Splash your...

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Categories: kid, celebration, how i feel,

Premium Member Asphalt Athletics
We played sports
on asphalt fields
drains and sewer lids
for bases
Billy’s house the right field line
Tommy’s porch
a short left field.

We diagramed
football plays
bottle caps, fractured marbles,
Mikey’s favorite button.
The...

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Categories: city, growing up, kid,

Technology is Changing the World
Note: Written from the perspective of a teenager.

Our older brothers and sisters
Were the last to live without technology
Our generation wouldn’t last a day
Without a cell...

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Categories: kid, technology, perspective,