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Poem in my Pocket Day is celebrated each year on April 30th:

http://www.poets.org/sites/default/files/PoemInYrPocketDay_2015_FINAL.pdf

Origami Paper Cup Tutorial

After folding the cup, reopen the cup and write in the center hour glass shape so that your poem remains visible in the inside pocket when you refold it.

Pocket Poem Freebie
from Teachers Pay Teachers
Homework! Oh, Homework! by Jack Prelutsky from The New Kid on the Block, New York: Scholastic, 1984.


More Poems to put in your pocket:






Black Out Poetry Lesson from Mighty Little Librarian

Music as Poetry:
Teaching Simile with "I Love You Like a Love Song" by Selena Gomez
Teaching Metaphor with "Titanium" by David Guetta

Elements of Poetry Prezi
Elements of Poetry Vocabulary.com
Poetry Terms Music Video
Poetic Devices in Songs
Poetry Posters
Poetry Terms Flash Cards on Quizlet