This book contains all the poems recommended in Berquist's best-selling Designing Your Classical Curriculum. The extensive selection includes poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Robert Browning, William Shakespeare, G.K. Chesterton, William Butler Yeats, Robert Frost, and many others. There are three indices to help locate specific poems. This book also includes dictation selections that are useful tools in the development of the child's writing ability, as well as study questions and answers for each poem.
"In the avalanche of educational materials today, few resources can approach the value of this book. Laura Berquist offers us the tools to convey to our children the beauty and adventure of literature. Parents and teachers will find this a priceless resource."
- Michael O'Brien