As part of National Chemistry Week, the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for K-12th grade students.
Write and illustrate a poem using the NCW theme, “Chemistry Rocks!”
The poem must be no more than 40 words and in the following styles to be considered:
HAIKU - LIMERICK - ODE - ABC POEM - FREE VERSE - END RHYME - BLANK VERSE
Possible topics include rocks, minerals, gemstones, salts, crystals, magma, mantle, sediment, stalactites, and stalagmites. Entries will be judged based upon relevance to and incorporation of the theme, word choice and imagery, and colorful, creative artwork.