National Chemistry Week 2011: “Chemistry - Our Health, Our Future!”

Illustrated Poem Contest

Congratulations to the 2011 poem contest winners!

As part of their National Chemistry Week (NCW) and the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) celebration, the American Chemical Society (ACS) sponsored an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten-12th grade. ACS Local Sections invited area Kindergarten- 12th grade students to compete. Entries were judged based upon relevance to and incorporation of the theme, word choice and imagery, colorful artwork, adherence to poem style, originality and creativity, and overall presentation.