Free Writing, Reading, and Learning Resources for Students (and Their Teachers)!

Engage and inspire your children through poetry and literature with powerful insight from award-winning author Kwame Alexander and some of his friends. These short videos and quick lessons offer a practical and fun way to teach (and learn) at home.

Videos from Kwame

Throwback: Extended Book Trailer for The Crossover
Kwame Introduces Spine Poems
Kwame Introduces Borrowed Poems
Kwame Reads His Poem “The Undefeated”
Kwame and Randy Performing THE UNDEFEATED

Videos from Kwame’s Friends

Aimee Lucido on Revision Made Easy
Mintie Das on “Brown Girl Ghosted"
Meet the Illustrator: Raul the III

Supporting Resources

The Write Thing
Writing Strategies for Fiction
The Crossover: An Instructional Guide for Literature