Creative Writing Contest Nearing the End

TIME IS RUNNING OUT AND WE WANT YOUR CREATIVE WRITING!!

PLEASE CONSIDER A SUBMISSION BY March 6TH!

CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST!

In the month of February, the creative writing class will be putting on a Creative Writing Contest open to all students!  This contest will be judged blindly. The criteria for judging and the rules are attached to this email. Each 7-12 student may enter one item per category. The categories are fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Three winners will be chosen from each age group (K-1, 2-3, 4-6, and 7-12) to present their writing in front of the school. Plus, each winner will be granted a certificate and 6-12 grade students get one week off of Membean. Students can deliver their work to Mrs. Cox’s room or place it in her school mailbox. PLEASE, look below for the Rules and Criteria!

All work must be submitted by Monday, March 6.

Rules

* Students will have up to one month to submit their entries.

* No copies returned.

* Enter by date (March  6, 2017) NO EXCEPTIONS.

* Must be original work.

* 7-12 entries must be typed.

* Must be school appropriate.

* Students in 7-12 may enter one item per category.

* Categories for 7-12 are poetry, nonfiction, and fiction

* Students in Elementary may enter one entry only

Criteria

  1. Characterization
  2. Plot
  3. Theme
  4. Setting and Atmosphere
  5. Mechanics
  6. Writing Quality
  7. Passion

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