LoveReading4Kids Poetry Prize

04 June 2019 Share

LoveReading is thrilled to announce the launch of the LoveReading4Kids Poetry Prize in association with National Poetry Day. National Poetry Day is the biggest annual celebration of poetry in the UK, bringing people together to enjoy, discover and share words that matter. With t

LoveReading is thrilled to announce the launch of the LoveReading4Kids Poetry Prize in association with National Poetry Day. National Poetry Day is the biggest annual celebration of poetry in the UK, bringing people together to enjoy, discover and share words that matter. With the backing of National Poetry Day, LoveReading is launching a poetry competition for children ages 7- 11 from across the UK inspired by the National Poetry Day theme of Truth. The competition is looking for original poems with the title The Truth about School. The winning poet will win a trophy and certificate, plus a visit to their school from National Poetry Day ambassador and award-winning poet James Carter - and £250 of books for their school. They will also win an annual subscription to the gorgeous children’s magazine Scoop The winning and commended poems will also be published on the LoveReading, LoveReading4Kids and LoveReading4Schools websites. 

Don’t delay, you have until the end of the Summer term to support your aspiring poets in creating their masterpieces. The LoveReading team of judges cannot wait to read your young poets’

creations! Find out more here