The competition is open to Year 1 – Year 6 Primary students. The deadline for submitting short stories is 2nd February and the winners will be announced on 9th February. Winners will be presented with book prizes and invited to take part in the International Short Story contest for School Children 2018. Early year students are also invited to participate, their teachers will be writing down their stories. The theme of the writing competition is based around UNICEF’s World Children’s days themes and students can write about saving the planet, battling waste and being a superhero. Students can submit their stories handwritten or online to Ms Caroline Mawdsley 3 Marigold.