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 February/March 2015 Issue
March 15, 2015
Students write a paragraph describing the character traits that helped Booker T. Washington overcome incredible challenges and achieve his dream.
Prize: Hand in Hand by Andrea Davis Pinkney
Students write a paragraph explaining why the Hindenburg disaster is an important part of history that we still study today.
Prize: The Lost Kingdom by Matthew J. Kirby
Students write a letter as ornithologist James Tanner, convincing people to join the main character of the story in her search for the ivory-billed woodpecker.
Prize: Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
Students write a paragraph explaining why the potato should be our national vegetable.
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.