Please find more information below or speak to your class teacher to find out more about this exciting Literacy Competition.
Click the pictures to be taken to the site to submit your entry. If you send your entries into school by the 9th February 2021 then we will submit it on your behalf.
My First RiddlePoetry Competition - Reception
This fun competition encourages younger pupils to use their senses and imagination to create their own original riddle. Your child can write their riddle on any theme, from their favourite book to people, places or animals.
If your child is creative they don't have to use a template, they can write their own freestyle riddle poem!
Click here to access and submit your riddle.
If you haven't got a printer, don't panic! You're welcome to help your child write out their poem and send us a photo instead!
Poetry Safari 2021Poetry Competition 5-7 Years
Poetry Safari lets you take your young writer anywhere... from the savannah, the Arctic or Jurassic times to the school field or a zoo. Have a writing adventure where acrostics, riddle or sense poems help your child use imagery and build vocabulary too!
It’s easy to link in with a favourite book, or let your child be inspired by a pet, animal or creature they love... or are even scared of!
If you haven't got a printer, don't panic! Your young writer can draw their picture, then write their poem out and send us a photo, or type it up and email it over instead... with a little help from you!
The purrfect poetry writing activity for 7-11 year-olds! Peculiar Pets Poetry 7-11 Years
What would your young writer’s perfect peculiar pet be? An acrobatic bunny? A tech savvy puppy? A vegan crocodile? A giraffe that likes to race? A superhero cat?
Your young writer can create an animal mash-up, be inspired by their perfect pet or make their own awesome animal to write their poem about. It’s a great theme for sense, narrative or riddle poems as well as acrostics and rhymes. It also showcases poetic techniques such as imagery and alliteration.
It’s a roarsome poetry writing activity you and your young writer will love!
If you haven't got a printer, don't panic! Your young writer can draw their picture, write their poem out and send us a photo, or type it up and email it over instead.