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June 15, 2015
Students write an essay about what makes Death Valley so fascinating and so dangerous, supporting their ideas with details from the article and,
optionally, the video.
Prize: River of Grass by Morris Gleitzman
Drawing on information from the play, captions and photos, and the essay, students explain how the incandescent light bulb changed life in America.
Prize: The Seer of Shadows by Avi
Students explain how and why attitudes about wild animals have changed since the time of Jumbo, using information from both texts.
Prize: The Zoo at the Edge of the World by Eric Kahn Gale
Students turn our interview with 18-year-old Jilly Dos Santos, who got her school to push back its starting time, into an article.
Prize: Three winners will each get a $25 Visa gift card. We will publish the winning entries on Scope Online.
It’s finally here—award-winning author Lemony Snicket’s delightful story based on the winning line from our First-Line Contest. Click here to read!