March Writing Contest


Creative Writing Contest!


Please write a short story for submission!

  • Students in grades K-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The genre is Fable.
  • The story can be any length you choose.
  • The story can be hand-written (as neatly as possible) or typed.
  • Story elements to consider:
    • Characters are very few animated, inanimate or personified.
    • Place is anywhere. Time is any time.
    • Very simple plot but interesting.
    • Thought provoking.
    • Moral or message.
    • Sometimes like a parent or wise person passing on wisdom to a child.
    • Dialog is realistic.
    • Reflection of human strength, weaknesses, or imperfections.
    • Usually told in third-person voice but it can be in first person.

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco.

All entries due by March 31