Fun and Games!

Emily Dickinson loved children and their fun and games.  Here are a few entertaining activities for children to learn more about Emily Dickinson or for use in the classrooms.  Enjoy!

  • Coloring Pages. Print out and color a copy of the Homestead, Emily Dickinson's home, or her brothers home, The Evergreens.  (You will need a PDF reader to download the coloring sheets.  You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader for free here.)
  • Puzzle
  • Riddles and Definitions - The Poem Quiz Emily Dickinson wrote many poems that are "definitions" or "riddles" in which she describes something abstract with something concrete. Try Carlo's short quiz and see if you can figure out a few of Dickinson's riddles.
  • Poem of the Week Word Search