'Out of This World' is Young Writers latest primary school poetry competition, open to all 4-11 year-olds across the UK. The theme is open so schools and pupils alike have the exciting prospect of discovering where their imaginations will take them ...
Young Writers has been encouraging pupils to read and write poetry for over 20 years! Building on the success of their last competition, Monster Poetry, Out of This World looks at poetry in a fresh and exciting way, and offers teachers free resources from lesson plans and an idea generator to homework helpsheets. With National Poetry Day on 2nd October, it's time to bring poetry to life in homes and schools across the nation!
Out of This World is free to enter and both schools and pupils could win themselves prizes as well as see their poem in print! Young Writers have just awarded over £3,000 in prizes to Poetry Detective school and pupil winners, you can find out more here.
All our competition information and resources can be viewed and downloaded for free here.
So, it's time to pick up a pen and wonder ... where will your imagination take you?