PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest

It’s time for the 2016 PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest! Each child who enters receives a certificate of achievement and personalized, positive feedback from contest evaluators.
Download the 2016 entry forms and rules here.


Or call Prairie Public at 800-359-6900
to request rules and entry forms.


Congratulations to these 2015 regional winners! Read their stories here.

Kindergarten: “My Best Friend” by Elle Brenna, Watford City ND

1st Grade: “How can it be Day to Night? For Kids Who Wonder” by Kojun Iwaasa, Bismarck ND

2nd Grade: “The Walrus and the Sea Lion” by Katelynn Toomey, Fargo ND

3rd Grade: “Jello, Jello, and Nothing but the Jello” by Mark McLaughlin, Moorhead MN


These are our Red Ribbon Favorites!

Kindergarten: “The Summer Adventure” by Brylee Jenks, Watford City ND

Kindergarten: “Me and the Plane” by Jake Dees, Watford City ND

Kindergarten: “The Amazing Trip to Hawaii” by Tripp Mack, Scranton ND

1st Grade: “The Halloween of Dead Animals” by Theodora Ambrose, Fargo ND

1st Grade: “The Attack of the Aliens” by Ethan Oettle, Jamestown ND

1st Grade: “Choosing the Perfect Pet” by Kayleigh Roth, Fargo ND

2nd Grade: “The Gingerbread Man in Hawaii” by Megan Mertz, Bismarck ND

2nd Grade: “Music Mixup” by Jonas Jensrud, Fargo ND

2nd Grade: “Owen the Animal” by Sophia Singman, Fargo ND

3rd Grade: “Smile Time” by Aiden Fitzgerald, Fargo ND

3rd Grade: “Who Am I?” by Dakota Sky Skaro, Bismarck ND

3rd Grade: “Just Be Yourself” by Hannah Weaver, Fargo ND
• Teachers in the Prairie Public broadcast area who submit their classroom’s stories will be entered to win a literacy kit from Prairie Public—no additional entry forms are necessary.

A helpful writing guide is at the PBS KIDS Writers Contest resource page, and try out the story mash-up tool at pbskids.org/writerscontest.

Questions? Call us at 800-359-6900.



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