Storyworks is packed with contests to get your students excited about writing. And they can win awesome prizes! Below, find information about our current contests, including entry forms and deadlines.
Contests in the November/
December 2014 Issue
January 15, 2015
Students write a story retelling what happens in the article from the dog’s point of view.
Prize: Sniffer Dogs by Nancy Castaldo
Students explain what makes Anansi a trickster and why they think people enjoy tales about tricksters.
Prize: Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl
Students write a paragraph explaining at least three historical facts they learned from the story.
Prize: When Audrey Met Alice by Rebecca Behrens
Students write a letter convincing comic book fans that the mantis shrimp would make an awesome super villain.
Prize: Five winners will each receive a Storyworks prize.
The deadline has passed. Stay tuned for Wendy Mass's story in the April/May issue!
A list of all winners from the current school year.
Word Nerd Contest
Students send us their Word Nerd exclamations for a chance to become a Storyworks Real-Life Word Nerd in a future Issue.
Wild Word Contest
Can your students find a word that has three meanings? Have them send their suggestions to our contest.