Crazy Creatures
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Closing Date: October 31, 2017

Crazy Creatures is a fun way to engage students with creative writing by challenging them to write a story in just 100 words! Your students are invited to create a crazy creature and write a mini saga inspired by their creations.

Let students’ imaginations take them on a fantastic adventure!

Crazy Creatures

Rules

  • Only one entry per student

  • Each student needs to create a crazy creature and write a mini saga inspired by it

  • A mini saga is a story written in up to 100 words, and must have a beginning, middle and an end

  • Ensure that all students include their name, surname and age on the student entry form

Closing Date: October 31, 2017

Prizes

For Schools

The school who submits the best set of entries will win the Young Writers’ Award of Excellence

For students

The best writer will win an iPad and a trophy!

Bookmark for every entrant!

Award of Excellence Prize
Crazy Creatures

How To Enter

  • Ask students to write their mini saga, ensuring their name, surname and age are included on the entry form. Alternatively, entries can be typed and submitted up upload or email.

  • If you are in need of more entry forms, please go to Downloads / Resources Request

  • Send your entries, along with your school entry form, to:
    Young Writers
    Crazy Creatures
    100 Condor Street
    Boston MA 02128

  • Alternatively, you can upload work to Online Entries

Closing Date: October 31, 2017

Downloads

To see the contest pack, including Full Contest Information, Lesson Plans, resources, and more…please fill in the form below. All download links will appear once the form is submitted.

 
 

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Submit Entries

Ask each student to write their mini saga. Type or scan their work, then do one of the following:

Or mail them to:

Young Writers
Crazy Creatures
100 Condor Street
Boston MA 02128

Closing Date: October 31, 2017