Winner of Dame Beryl Bainbridge First Time Author Award here
By taking part in this competition your pupils will have lots of fun whilst learning.
Rhyming is fun and a great way to engage children.
Pupils can use one or both topics:- Seasons and Climate Change.
A selection of poems will be published in a national poetry book and exhibited at a chosen venue in the UK.
Complete the application forms at the bottom of the page.
There are a number of judges who are highlighted below. Judges will be looking for imagination, expression and interpretation of the topics. Recommended age 7-11 years.
Tel: 0785 2804999 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Author, Poet & Voiceover www.poemsandpictures.co.uk
Dr Stephen Fear
Ambassador and Entrepreneur in Residence at the British Library 2012 - 2016 www.feargroup.com
Children's Reading Festival
Founder of www.peoplesbookprize.com
Young Poets Network
Winner of the Blue Peter Book Award 2015 www.andyseed.com
Giles Paley Phillips
BBC Presenter Lancashire
Entrepreneur and Apprentice Finalist claireyoung.co.uk
Editorial Content Manager www.tesconnect.com
Exhibitions V & A Museum of Childhood www.vam.ac.uk/moc/
Games Artist & Illustrator www.puttycad.co.uk
Senior Librarian, Hull Libraries
The Product Poet
Chief Executive www.readingmatters.org.uk
Director & Co founder www.pobble.com
Language and Linguistics Student Lancaster University
Leeds Trinity University
Hull Children's University www.hullchildrensuniversity.com
Freelance writer - reviews, features & poetry
Author and Theatre Producer http://www.danielingrambrown.co.uk/
Author, publisher, broadcaster
Carol E Wyer
RM Language Services
Julie Ann Douglas
Poet and writer for Amazing Magazine for children. www.amazing.org.uk