Read and Rate these Classic Children's Poems

Here are the most recently added classic children's poems for you to read and rate. I post more classic poems regularly, so please check back often. Have fun!


Old Mother Hubbard
by Anonymous

At the Zoo
by A.A. Milne

The Hunting of the Snark
by Lewis Carroll

A Great Lady
by Carolyn Wells

An Assortment of Short Poems
by Gelett Burgess
The Pobble Who Has No Toes by Edward Lear
The Pobble Who Has No Toes
by Edward Lear
The Embarrassing Episode of Little Miss Muffet by Guy Wetmore Carryl
The Embarrassing Episode of Little Miss Muffet
by Guy Wetmore Carryl
The Unfortunate Giraffe by Oliver Herford
The Unfortunate Giraffe
by Oliver Herford
Memorumdrums by Charles Edward Carryl
Memorumdrums
by Charles Edward Carryl
The Camel's Complaint by Charles Edward Carryl
The Camel’s Complaint
by Charles Edward Carryl
The King's Breakfast by A.A. Milne
The King’s Breakfast
by A.A. Milne
The Wond'rous Wise Man
The Wond’rous Wise Man
by Anonymous

Most Popular Classic Poems

Right now, these are the most popular classic children's poems on the website, as rated by you! These will change as you rate more poems!


An Assortment of Short Poems
by Gelett Burgess

The Rhinoceros
by Oliver Herford

Old Mother Hubbard
by Anonymous

A Great Lady
by Carolyn Wells

The Hunting of the Snark
by Lewis Carroll

My Bed Is a Boat
by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Camel's Complaint
by Charles Edward Carryl

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
by Anonymous

The Animal Store
by Rachel Field

Jabberwocky
by Lewis Carroll

Table Manners
by Gelett Burgess

Hush Little Baby
by Anonymous

Lots of Classic Poems...

And here are a whole lot more classic children's poems. These poems are also ranked by popularity (with the most popular ones at the top), so don't be surprised if they change position when you rate them.


Eletelephony
by Laura E. Richards

The King's Breakfast
by A.A. Milne

A Tiger's Tale
by John Bennett

The Unfortunate Giraffe
by Oliver Herford

Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
by Eugene Field

The Dying Fisherman's Song
by Anonymous

Ned Nott and Sam Shott
by Anonymous

You Are Old, Father William
by Lewis Carroll

The Quangle Wangle's Hat
by Edward Lear

The Elf and the Dormouse
by Oliver Herford

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
by Jane Taylor

A Visit from St. Nicholas
by Clement Clark Moore

Little Bo Peep
by Anonymous

The Purple Cow
by Gelett Burgess

Antonio
by Laura E. Richards

Holding Hands
by Leonore M. Link

The Butter Betty Bought
by Carolyn Wells

In Praise of Llamas
by Arthur Guiterman

The Owl and the Pussycat
by Edward Lear

Habits of the Hippopotamus
by Arthur Guiterman

Pittypat and Tipppytoe
by Eugene Field

Antigonish
by Hughes Mearns

Jim, Who Ran Away from His Nurse, and Was Eaten by a Lion
by Hillaire Belloc

How Doth the Little Crocodile
by Lewis Carroll

Bed in Summer
by Robert Louis Stevenson

There Was a Young Fellow Named Hall
by Anonymous

The Mad Gardener's Song
by Lewis Carroll

Clouds
by Christina Rossetti

The Walrus and the Carpenter
by Lewis Carroll

The Embarrassing Episode of Little Miss Muffet
by Guy Wetmore Carryl

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
by Robert Frost

Memorumdrums
by Charles Edward Carryl

The Jumblies
by Edward Lear

Over the River and through the Wood
by Lydia Maria Child

At the Zoo
by A.A. Milne

My Shadow
by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Crocodile
by Oliver Herford

The Tyger
by William Blake

Daddy Fell into the Pond
by Alfred Noyes

Rebecca, Who Slammed Doors for Fun and Perished Miserably
by Hillaire Belloc

The Little Peach
by Eugene Field

Casey at the Bat
by Ernest Lawrence Thayer

The Wond'rous Wise Man
by Anonymous

My Dream
by Anonymous

The Land of Nod
by Robert Louis Stevenson

The House that Jack Built
by Anonymous

At the Zoo
by William Makepeace Thackery

The Walloping Window-Blind
by Charles Edward Carryl

Theme in Yellow
by Carl Sandburg

I Eat My Peas with Honey
by Anonymous

Mary's Lamb
by Sarah Josepha Hale

Mr. Nobody
by Anonymous

The Duel
by Eugene Field

The Answers
by Robert Clairmont

The Shooting of Dan McGrew
by Robert Service

Little Orphant Annie
by James Whitcomb Riley

Little Boy Blue
by Anonymous

From a Railway Carriage
by Robert Louis Stevenson

Paul Revere's Ride
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Ostrich
by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

The Pobble Who Has No Toes
by Edward Lear

The Cremation of Sam McGee
by Robert Service

The Tutor
by Carolyn Wells

Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore
by William Brighty Rands

The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo
by Edward Lear

There Was a Little Girl
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I Saw Esau
by Anonymous