Well done for your entries to our first competition and congratulations to...
diplomatic_river of Shri Natasen Vidyasala Mhss B and
active_black_bear of Usra Academy Nigeria, who are the winners this week!
Every week winners are awarded 3 stars for their winning entries!
Welcome to the first competition of Festival 2023! Every Monday we’ll open a new competition and the winners will be announced the following Friday. If you win, you’ll get three stars and your entries will be pinned to the top of the discussion!
Topical Talk Festivals bring together students from around the world for discussions about the news. So for this competition, we’d like to hear about the local issues that are important to you. So… it’s time for your first challenge.
tell us about a news story that is affecting people in your area. You could say something that’s happening in your country, your local community or your school.
explain why it is important to you.
You could phrase your entry like this: “The news story that is affecting my area is... This news story is important to me because…”
You will only be able to enter this competition once. Please make sure you come up with your own ideas – we recommend you read the other entries first to make sure yours is different. Come back on Friday to see who’s won!