Judging is complete and the results are in…WTVP is pleased to announce the local winners of the 2014 PBS KIDS Writers Contest! Featuring mystery, humor, family history and life lessons - all told with imagination and top-notch storytelling!
WTVP is pleased to announce the following local winners and their stories. Click on the book cover to read each story and then turn the pages by clicking the bottom right corner.
"The Potato that Ate My House"
"Sam Camsen and the Mystery of the Golden Ruler"
"The Dinosaurs Ate the Alphabet"
"The Magic Shoe of Beth•mew"
"Getting in Touch with Nature"
"The Princess that Could Sew"
The first-place stories have advanced on to the national competition where they are competing against winners from other PBS stations across the country for fabulous prizes including tablet computers and e-readers. National winners will be announced this summer.
Local winners and their families were treated to a party in the WTVP Studio where they received prizes including books, writing journals and a special t-shirt announcing them as a writing super hero. Every entrant received an official Certificate of Achievement.
WTVP congratulates all our entrants for their superb stories. And whether you enter with a class or on your own, be sure to watch next winter for another contest. We’re looking forward to reading your story!