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Choose A Poem 16+

Links and videos to help you choose poems to read and enjoy, learn and perform.

Go time travelling in poetry with our red timeline anthology for everyone age 14+. Meet poets ‘face to face’ through their portraits. Enjoy some of the great poems of the past and present.

There are many more poems to explore in the green timeline anthology for everyone age 14+. Or explore the themed showcases – of Romantic poetry, First World War poetry or Shakespeare’s Sonnets. For a different way into the poems find the Random Poem button at the bottom of the homepage – click it and see what you find.

Watch the videos to find out about tools to help you choose poems to learn.