Broaden your pupils' writing skills with My First Story's inspiring and fun storyboards. What adventures will your pupils discover through the magic door?
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"Our children have been really inspired to share their stories."
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Only one entry per pupil, there is no limit to the number of entries per school
Stories can be on the templated entry form or separate sheets
Stories must be your pupils' own work
Ensure that all pupils include their name, surname and age on their entries
Closing date is 21st December 2016
1st Prize – £500
2nd Prize – £250
3rd Prize – £100 worth of books for your school
The best writer in each book will receive a special edition notepad and pencil!
Every entrant will receive a bookmark and sticker! Pupils selected for publication will also receive a certificate!
Give each child a storyboard and ask them to complete the story by looking at the pictures and telling the story in their own words
Please ensure all pupils include their their name, surname and age on the entry form
If you are in need of more storyboard entry forms, please go to Downloads / Resources Request
Send your entries, along with your school entry form, to:
Young Writers KS1
Alternatively, you can upload poems to Online Entries
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