Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Sci-ku Competition

Contact: Kiran Groom, Programs Coordinator, RiAus
E: kgroom@riaus.org.au P: 08 7120 8600 W: riaus.org.au

Location: Australia wide online
Entries open from: 29 July 2013         Closing Date: 18 August 2013

Intended Audience: Three categories- Primary, Secondary and Open

Submit your own science haiku- Sci-ku! This competition is an easy and fun way to get your students involved in National Science Week this August. The 2013 theme is statistics and mathematics. Great prizes in three categories- primary, secondary and open. A Sci-ku is a short three line poem about science. Details and entry form are available online.

Can you sci-ku?
The RiAus Sci-ku competition is an easy and fun way to get your students involved in National Science Week this August. This year we're looking for Sci-ku poems with a statistics or mathematics theme, in recognition of 2013 being the International Year of Statistics and the International Year of Mathematics of Planet Earth. Unleash your inner science poet.

More information and entry form are available online.

Winners will be announced at the end of Book Week, 23 August 2013.

The Sci-Ku Competition is a Great Big Science Read, as part of National Science Week.

What is Sci-ku? Inspired by the Japanese haiku, sci-ku is a short three-line poem about sciences. Sci-ku is a small, modest and humble poem that depicts the everyday world around us.

Kiran Groom
Programs Co-ordinator

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