Each year, Write from the Heart holds a writing contest among students. They’re given different prompts or styling criteria and asked to write something unique. And, the students never fail to exceed expectations. The following submissions are this year’s winners listed by grade level.
Continue reading “2018-2019 Paragraph Contest Winners – Middle School”
Each year, Write from the Heart students enter a contest: The Scholastic Writing Contest. This isn’t your average contest, though; the stakes are high In fact, there are over 300,000 entries from across the U.S. every year. And, of those entries, only the top 10% receive some kind of recognition. Our students consistently place among these amazing writers, joining the ranks of previous Scholastic winners, like Joyce Carol Oates, Sylvia Plath, and Truman Capote.
This year was no exception! In fact, Write from the Heart had more winners in the 2017 contest than ever before! 18 of our students received a total of 21 awards among them.
Scholastic Silver Key Winners
Those earning a Silver Key earned something like a 2nd place award, meaning they were in the top 5% of the entries. Continue reading “Scholastic Writing Contest – Writer Spotlight (Part 2)”