Saturday, March 31, 2012

X-ACTO Poetry Contest April 2012

Teachers, April is National Poetry Month and X-ACTO and Scholastic Instructor are teaming up to bring you a fabulous contest where students and their teachers have a chance to win fun prizes for their winning poems!

Students can write any type of poem to submit for this contest, but only teachers can enter on behalf of their students. Poems can be handwritten or typed and a maximum length of one page.

The prizes include the following:

Grand-prize winning K-3 students:  15 Books on Writing/Poetry ($40 value)

Grand-prize winning 4-8 students:  The Hunger Games Trilogy Box Set ($40 value)

Their teachers win:  2 X-ACTO TeacherPro Electric Pencil Sharpeners and 5 Scholastic Books for their grade level.

Runner-Ups win:  5 books on Writing/Poetry

Teachers win:  1 X-ACTO TeacherPro Electric Pencil Sharpener

Teachers can enter this contest beginning April 1st-April 30th, 2012.

To learn more of this fun contest and to enter it, go here.


  1. what a fun contest!!!

  2. what a cool contest!