Young writer's 'wonderful' poem wins competition

Young writer Claudia Lloyd has won a national competition for her “wonderful” poem all about her ‘perfect world'.

Young writer Claudia Lloyd, who is a Year 3 student at St John’s Primary School in Ely, has won a national competition for her “wonderful” poem all about her ‘perfect world'. - Credit: SHARON TURNER

A young writer from Ely has won a national competition for her “wonderful” poem all about her ‘perfect world’.

Along with other Year 3 students at St John’s Primary School, Claudia Lloyd took part in the national poetry writing competition with CLPE (Centre for Literacy in Primary Education).

Her teacher, Sharon Turner, said: “We are all so very proud of Claudia.

“She worked so hard to create a wonderful poem, and her win is well deserved.”

Ely writer Claudia Lloyd has won a national competition for her “wonderful” poem all about her ‘perfect world'.

Young writer Claudia Lloyd, who is a Year 3 student at St John’s Primary School in Ely, has won a national competition for her “wonderful” poem all about her ‘perfect world'. - Credit: SHARON TURNER

She added that the poetry “focussed on our perfect world, and what we would choose to have in our perfect world if we could create it.


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“The pupils drew what our perfect world would look like, then used illustrations to create the poems.

“There were lots of super entries across both Year 3 classes, but we were absolutely delighted when we heard that Claudia had won.

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As well as winning £200 worth of Walkers books for the school, Claudia has won a copy of 'Take Off Your Brave' - the poetry book that inspired it.

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