History and Science Facts for Kids

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Because April is National Poetry Month:

Check out the great poets of history, from the first known poet - the Akkadian priestess Enheduanna - to the Greek poets Sappho and Archilochus, the Roman poets Ovid and Virgil, the anonymous poem Beowulf, and the medieval poets Chaucer (in England), Omar Khayyam and Rumi in West Asia, Lalla Arifa (in India), and Bai Juyi (in China).

More from Kidipede - all original articles:

Ancient Egypt
Ancient Greece
Ancient Rome
Ancient China
Middle Ages
Modern Europe
Latin America
Native Americans
American History
Ancient India

More fun choices from History and Science for Kids:

Turks and Mongols
Islamic Empire
Site Map

Did you know?

Why do horses like apples?

Where does chocolate come from?

Who invented the wheel?

Also check out our sister site Quatr.us for older students, and our cooking and recipe site, Gevirts.

Suggested history books for kids:

More about Ancient Greece
More about Ancient Rome
More about the Bill of Rights

by Professor K.E. Carr, Portland State University
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