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2017 Writing Contest & Celebration


The 2017 Tehama County Writing Celebration is just around the corner! Come join us as we celebrate with our young authors! Writing Contest Recognition (Grades K-2), Writing Contest Awards (Grades 3-12), and an Author Presentation by Terri Farley will be held at the Red Bluff State Theatre on the following days and times:

Tuesday, March 28th Wednesday, March 29th
Session 1: 
K-3rd Grade
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Session 1: 
K-3rd Grade
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Session 2: 
4th-8th Grade
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 2: 
4th-8th Grade
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

 

ALL SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE NO LATER THAN
March 10, 2017
Send your entries through AV Mail to:

Karla Stroman, Writing Contest Coordinator
Tehama County Department of Education
1135 Lincoln Street 
Red Bluff, CA 96080

Guidelines:

All Tehama County students in grades K-12 are eligible to participate and may submit:

  • maximum of one entry, no longer than 2 pages.
  • Fitting under the genre of Narrative, Informative, OR Opinion/Argumentative.

Teachers are asked to prescreen and submit:

 

Handouts

Author Cover Page
Master List of Writing Contest Submissions
Writing Examples by Grade
Teacher Letter

 

SBAC Writing Rubrics

Argumentative:
Grades 6-11 

Informative/Explanatory:
Grades 3-5 
Grades 6-11

Narrative:
Grades 1-2 
Grades 3-11

​Opinion:
Grades 1-2 
Grades 3-5

Questions? Please Contact the Committee:

Angela O'Connor
​(530) 528-7249
aoconnor@tehamaschools.org
Jacki Roach
​(530) 528-7361​
jroach@tehamaschools.org

Karla Stroman
​(530) 528-7392​
​kstroman@tehamaschools.org