Sweets and Sweet Words


It's time to enjoy some sweets and sweet words. Come explore with us and find poetry, games, crafts and much more

Internet Links

Look up candy and see all of the different candy sites. If your not sure which one is good for you check out the reading levels of the sites

Wild World of Wonka
Come and check out the official Website of the Willy Wonka Candy Factory. Learn about new products of candy and play some cool games.

Ask Kids
Ask "Jeeves" is now Ask Kids use it to find out about any topic. The answers will come back as different activities, crafts, and information, as well as providing other websites for deeper a understanding of the topic

RefDesk.com for Kids
General reference for kids

Whyzz: Parents Raise-Wise Kids
Where kids can ask questions or look up any topic, such as sweets and treats. Answers are given by brief articles, experiments, explorations and provides a list of sources where the information came from.

Annie’s “Valentine’s Day Just for Kids”
Kids can find crafts, recipes, wallpapers, screensavers, coloring pages, games, jokes and puzzles

Kenn Nesbitt’s Poetry for Kids
Children’s Poet Kenn Nesbitt, creates his own children poetry, and provides links to websites of published Children poets, as well as, games, contests and magazines that include children poetry


Primary Search

Type in "candy" or "Valentine's Day" or "poetry". Articles will come up based on your topic with reading levels and full text articles if chosen 

Book Resources

Sweets and treats : dessert poems
compiled by Bobbye S. Goldstein ; illustrated by Kathy Couri
A collection of poems about desserts by American writers
J 811 S

Sweet! : the delicious story of candy
Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Claudia Dávila
The history of candy and sweet foods
J 641.853 L

Bear hugs : romantically ridiculous animal rhymes
Karma Wilson ; [illustrated by] Suzanne Watts
A collection of eighteen short poems celebrating love and friendship between animals, from cats and sheep to giraffes and crocodiles
J 811.6 W

Hopscotch love : a family treasury of love poems
by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by Melodye Benson Rosales
A collection of more than twenty poems speaking of different kinds of love
J 811 G

Honey, I love and other love poems
by Eloise Greenfield ; pictures by Diane and Leo Dillon
A collection of poems centering on the theme of love
J 811 G

Baby face : a book of love for baby
Cynthia Rylant ; illustrated by Diane Goode
Six simple poems extol the virtues of babies, from their faces to their first steps

It's Valentine's Day
by Jack Prelutsky ; pictures by Yossi Abolafia
A collection of Valentine poems including "I Made My Dog a Valentine" and "I Love You More Than Applesauce"
J 811 P