PBS KIDS Writers Contest


 

Questions?

Contact us at wptkids@wpt.org or
by calling (608) 265-5035.

Resources
More past winners

When does the contest start?
The contest begins January 4, 2016. Entries must be postmarked by March 25, 2016.

Who can enter the PBS Kids Writers contest?
Children in kindergarten through third grade were invited to submit their originally written and illustrated stories in the PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

The local contest, sponsored by the Educational Communications Board and Wisconsin Public Television (WPT), gives youngsters an opportunity to expand their creative skills in the areas of storytelling, writing and drawing.

Are there prizes?
Prizes are awarded in each grade level for achievement in writing and illustration. Every child who submits a story for judging will receive a certificate of participation.

PBS KIDS Writers Contest Awards Ceremony
Sun Prairie Public Library
Saturday, May 14th, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Winners and their families will be invited to attend.

What is the
Learning Triangle? 

Use this simple three-step process at home or in an educational setting.

View: TV

Use the magic of Wisconsin PBS Kids to spark your child's sense of curiosity and love of learning.

Do: Activities

Transform educational ideas into concrete, hands-on experiences for children.

Read: Books

Make connections between what you view and what you read.
 

Resources

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