Is the next winner of Poetry By Heart Scotland a student at your school? Registration is now open for the 2015-16 competition. Find out more here. 2015 winner, Lydia Roy from Bishopbriggs Academy pictured here with Scots Makar, Liz Lochhead.
To commemorate the centenary of the WW1 Gallipoli campaign, we have new downloadable poetry posters. You can search all the posters by tag to find the posters you want quickly and easily.
The competition has gone with a swing and Scotland's first Poetry By Heart championhas been crowned. It was a roaring success and we're planning how to make it even bigger and better next time! All the details about the finals and the competition are here so you can find out more. Image by matt Katzenberger shared under a CC licence at flickr.org
Look in our library of resources to find just the right thing to help meet your poetry classroom needs. From Early Years to senior students, we should have something to help with reading and writing and enjoying poetry in a range of ways, across the curriculum.
Poetry competitions can be the ideal way to bring poetry into the classroom. Many offer helpful guidance for teachers, and the prospect of prizes, publication and a real audience can prove highly motivating for pupils. Find out more about competitions for all ages and throughout the year.