Poems for Peace, a project started in 2008 by a mom in Idaho inspired by the International Day of Peace, is a poetry exchange between youth worldwide. Cross-cultural connections are established through the sharing of ideas, hopes, fears and dreams, weaving a strong and colorful tapestry of peace. Check out some poems and submit your own!
A kid-friendly version of URI’s main website, this resource helps kids work through the following questions “What is religion? What is a spiritual tradition?” and provides teachers’ curricula, activities and resources for learning about the worlds religions and spiritual traditions. Also check out the inspirational story about the creation of the URI Star by a 10-year old boy named Walter Gray.