Here's our pick of the key resources and activities on offer this year. National Poetry Day in the UK is promoted by the Forward Arts Foundation, and we are one of the partner organisations across the UK.

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Download free stuff

More free learning ideas and lesson plans to download, for Key Stages 1-5 (ages 6-18).  There's one from the SPL, too, on a poem by Georgi Gill.  

Plus some National Poetry Day posters, for anybody to use for events, noticeboards or brightening up a fridge.

List your event

Planning a special event for NPD? In the runup to the day itself, be sure to list what you're doing, whether or not it's open to the public, on the map of National Poetry Day activities across the whole UK.

Free e-book

NPD UK will be publishing a free e-book of poems for National Poetry Day, with Macmillan publishers. Keep watching to see when it will be available - better still, sign up for their information mails.

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Get ahead with all the offers for National Poetry Day in the UK, by signing up to their email list.