Students are to write essays about their communities or neighborhoods and what living in those places means to them. Possible areas that could be discussed are the following:
- Neighborhood/Family History
- Community Activities
- Annual Events
Length: Between 250-450 word
Submitting: Return your essay to your teacher before 19 Feb 2010. All essays submitted will be judged and only one entry per class will be accepted.
Awards: 1st place $100 for the individual and $1,000 for the school; 2nd place $75 for the individual and $750 for the school; and 3rd place $50 for the individual and $500 for the school.