Resources for Teachers

School winners participate in a poetry workshop at the 2019 Tennessee State Finals, held at the Tennessee State Museum.

Bring Poetry Out Loud to your school.

The links below contain all the materials you’ll need. Should you wish to receive hard copies of the Teacher’s Guide, fill out the Request Materials Form below and they will be sent to your school. After you’ve completed the classroom competition, head on over the State Finals Registration page to sign your school winner up for the statewide competition.

Teachers Guide PDF

Request Materials Form

Lesson Plans

Making your POL program accessible

Poetry Out Loud and NCTE Standards