2014 5th Grade Essay Contest

“Today’s Writers…Tomorrow’s Leaders”

Essay Contest Application

Essay question:

Briefly describe the neighborhood (example: Westerleigh, Great Kills, Tottenville, etc) you live in. Write about 3 (total) aspects (positive AND/OR negative) of your neighborhood. You may have 3 positives, 3 negatives, or a mix of positives and negatives that total to 3.

For Positives

For Negatives

What is the aspect you believe is a positive?

What is the aspect you believe is a negative?

Why do you believe it is a positive?

Why do you believe it is a negative?

What, if anything, would you do to further improve this aspect? Is there anything you could do personally to cause change?

What would you do to improve this aspect? Is there anything you could do personally to cause change?

Deadline:

Submission must be received by Monday, May 18th, 2015- No late entries accepted!

Prizes:

  • Platinum – Laptop
  • Gold – iPad Mini Tablet
  • Silver – Samsung Galaxy Tablet
  • Bronze – Kindle Tablet
Essay Contest Application

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