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May/June 2021

Deadline

June 1, 2021

Indianapolis Contest

In this article, Hunter shows perseverance and empathy. Find out what these words mean, then write an essay explaining how Hunter shows these qualities. Use details from the story.

Prize

a Storyworks prize


Chicken Little Contest

Imagine you’re Chicken Little. Write a journal entry describing your day. Explain the mistakes you made and why you made them, and what you learned by the end.

Prize

Storyworks prize


Avocado Contest

Write a paragraph using the information above to support the idea that candy companies should start selling avocado-flavored bubble gum.

Prize

Storyworks prize


Word Nerd Contest

Write your own Word Nerd sentence.

Prize

You will be featured as a Real-Life Word Nerd


Wild Word Contest

Think of a word that can be used at least three different ways. Then write three fabulous sentences, each using a different meaning of that word.

Prize

Storyworks prize


March/April 2021

Deadline

May 1, 2021

Polio Contest

Why did her grandmother’s stories about polio make Lauren feel more hopeful about what we are facing with Covid-19? Answer using examples from the article and text features.

Prize

a Storyworks prize


Coins Contest

Imagine that you are Saruni and you have a new pen pal in the U.S. Write a letter to your pen pal with the story of how you got your first bicycle, making sure to include details about where you live.

Prize

Storyworks prize


Robin Hood Contest

Imagine Robin Hood invites you to join his group of Merry Men. Write a story describing an adventure you might have with them, keeping in mind Robin Hood’s main goal. 

Prize

Storyworks prize


Earth Contest

Imagine you’re starting a Save the Planet club at your school. Write a short speech to give at the club’s first meeting, explaining how members can get started. Use information from the infographic.

Prize

Storyworks prize


Word Nerd Contest

Write your own Word Nerd sentence

Prize

You will be featured as a Real-Life Word Nerd