An Acrostic For You
Poetry Competition

5-7 Years

Get your 5-7 year-olds writing kind, thoughtful acrostic poems!

Inspire your young writer to celebrate their favourite person by writing a heartfelt acrostic about them! It’s a fantastic way to learn about poetry as well as practise descriptive writing, but it’s also a kind and thoughtful activity, that will put smiles on many faces!


To make sure your entries are valid, please follow the rules listed below:

  • Your child's name, age and address must be included with your entry.

  • Only one entry per person.

  • Your child's poem can be on the worksheet or an A4 sheet of paper or typed.

  • Independent entrants must have a UK address to enter.

  • Independent entries are still eligible for pupil prizes.

If you are unsure on any rules or have any queries, please don't hesitate to Contact Us.


An Acrostic For You Prize

10 x our favourite published young writers each win a creative writing goody bag!


Every entrant receives a sticker and bookmark.
A certificate of merit for all young writers chosen for publication!

Closing Date: Friday 23rd October 2020