Young Author's Contest

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:42pm

The Howard County Young Authors’ Contest has started at Deep Run ES.  We will hold a breakfast celebration for all writers this year!  Please encourage your student to enter.  

Who: Students in Grades 2 – 5
What: Write a poem or short story
Due date: December 15, 2017.
Rules: Entries must be original work and must use no smaller than 12 point font in Times New Roman or Comic Sans.  Short story entry should range from minimum 300-maximum 800 words.  Poem entry will consist of a single poem, any style from a minimum of 25-maximum 150 words.  Entries must not include graphics. Each entry must include a completed typed Young Authors' Contest Cover Sheet signed by the student author and sponsoring teacher.

We are looking forward to reading all of your great stories and poems!