Praise for The Poetry Friday Anthology

"Vardell and Wong have again provided an outstanding resource for classroom teachers"

"A treasury of the greatest science poetry for children ever written, with a twist—it can be used to ignite the spirit of students in a different, out of the box way." —NSTA Recommends

The Poetry Friday Anthology for Science is another poetry slam dunk for Vardell and Wong!”

Dr. Barbara ChattonUniversity of Wyominghttp://

“It is the perfect hybrid of science with literacy; content with process . . . inquiry/critical thinking with pure fun!

Dr. Christopher WeilerKutztown University

“A springboard to inquiry—these poems provoke and promote science conversation.”

Dr. Wendy SaulUniversity of Missouri - St. Louis

“Rooted in the National Framework, poems that reveal the wonders of our scientific world.”

Britt BotheElementary science teacher, CT

“A great reference book for teachers who are looking for non-traditional ways to engage students in a science classroom.”

IRA’s Reading Today

"Savvy teachers have learned they can trust Vardell and Wong"