"The students loved it and anytime you can get them excited about something it is something worth doing. I am definitely going to do this again next year!"
Lisa Carnehl – 7th Grade Teacher
Salem Lutheran School
“This contest gave students validation that their writing has value to others outside our classroom.”
Holy Infant School
“Most academics are very challenging for [our winning student]. She has had to overcome many obstacles in her life. Her writing is a way of expressing and dealing with issues in her life.”
“Students were excited to share…ones normally not interested in writing stepped up to enter their poem.”
Long Middle School
“We are giving students a purpose to their writing”
Marian Middle School
“The students clapped when the winner was announced, all were involved and excited to enter”
Mt. Laurel/Waldorf School
Free Comprehensive 7th Grade Lesson Plan to all Registrants
Poughkeepsie SDA Elementary School (Poughkeepsie, NY) joins us again this year - welcome back!
St. James the Greater School (St. Louis) joins us again for our 2014 program!
We're happy to welcome back St. Joan of Arc Catholic School (St. Louis) to our 2014 contest!
Welcome Back to the 2014 program Carr Lane Visual and Performing Arts Middle School! Has your 7th grade class signed up yet?