21st March 2021
Mothering Sunday Poster for printing.
World Gratitude Day arrives on September 21, but you never need a specific day to count your blessings. Group and individual poetry prompts are wonderful ways to be creative in a new way, along with giving residents the chance to work a new part of their brain.
A fun and interesting activity you can do for World Poetry Day.
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Poems can move you, and make you laugh or cry; there are poems for everyone. Here are 10 tips for celebrating World Poetry Day!
Read poetic lines from popular songs and ask your audience to guess the songs they belong to. Then listen to the songs on You Tube!
Here's a fun quiz about famous poems and poets with multiple choice answers.
Banjo Paterson was an Australian bush poet, journalist and author. He wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life, including Waltzing Matilda and The Man from Snowy River.
Do you know what John F. Kennedy's favourite poems was? Here is some fascinating trivia about famous poets and poems!
Blessed are they who understand
My faltering step and shaking hand...
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Here are 3 more lovely poems to share!
Some more lovely poems to share on World Poetry Day!
Omar Khayyám is one of the most known poets in the western world and this is attributed to his ‘Rubaiyat’.
Roald Dahl poems to ready and enjoy.
Someone said that defining poetry is like grasping at the wind. It evokes intense emotion on the reader, it warms the heart, and it transposes you to the land of dreams and possibilities.
Please share your favourite poems with the Golden Carers community!
Poetry awakens our senses and brings immense pleasure through the stirring of our emotions.