Kids Go! Writers Awards

Vermont winners are featured in the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest awards ceremony, held in May at the VPT studio in Colchester. Young writers and illustrators in grades K-3 entered original stories, with a winner and honorable mentions selected from each grade level. Area musicians The Swing Peepers perform and act as hosts for the event. 

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2011 Finalists (in alphabetical order)

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Winner: "Ship Turns Robbers Into Lego Guys" by Brewer [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "The Magic Fish" by Katherine [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "I Love My Family" by Meena [PDF]

First Grade

Winner: "Puppy Dog Jasper and the Ermine" by Zephyr [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "Frog Family" by Grace [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "Mr. Pepper's Hats and Shoes Adventure" by Oren [PDF]

Second Grade

Winner: "The Magic Bucket" by Megan [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "Spirit - The Rescue" by Anna [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "The Muffin" by Emma [PDF]

Third Grade

Winner: "The Wizard of the Clouds" by Abhi [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "The Adventures of Harry" by Emma [PDF]
Honorable Mention: "All the Different Clothes That My Maple Tree Wears" by Rachel [PDF]


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