Pilot Pen launch creative writing Anti-Bullying Competition

Pilot Simply WriteBullying UK and Pilot Pen’s FriXion erasable pen have launch a #writeitout anti-bullying creative writing competition to help parents, pupils and teachers tackle bullying throughout the UK.

The competition wants schools, families and adult carers to encourage pupils and children in their care to step away from their laptop or hand-held device and explore through pen and paper how we can erase bullying.

Entries are welcome in a variety of forms and schools and individuals can:

  1. Write a Letter to their Younger Self
  2. To an Imaginary Bully
  3. To an imaginary Bullied Person
  4. Write about how they will tackle bullying if they see it happening
  5. Write a positive poem about tackling bullying

The winning school/youth organisation, and individual will receive a prize of a Pilot Pen UK educational pack containing FriXion erasable pens and colouring pens and a range of rollerball pens, fountain pens and whiteboard markers).

 

4902505466274B1Entries for BullyingUK and Pilot Pen UK’s Creative Writing Competition must be received by no later than 5 p.m. on 13 November 2015.

All competition entrants can enter via email to competitions@familylives.org.uk or by post to: #writeitout Competition, BullyingUK, Endway House, Endway, Hadleigh, Essex, SS72AN

For more information on tackling bullying, visit www.bullying.co.uk 

#writeitout is part of BullyingUK’s wear blue campaign which is asking schools, organisations and individuals to wear blue on 20th November 2015 and donate to Bullying UK.

Children, Parents or Schools concerned about bullying can call Family Lives’ free helpline, Parentline, on 0808 800 2222, visit www.bullying.co.uk.

 

Posted on 30th September 2015 by Hazel Fieldwick