Ostrich Contest

Available: USA Nationwide
Closing Date: 3/1/2014

Consider this quote from naturalist John Muir: “Any glimpse into the life of an animal quickens our own and makes it so much the larger and better [in] every way.” In two paragraphs, explain whether you think Eliot Schrefer and Julia from “Animal Distress Calls” would agree with Muir’s statement. Use details from the story and interview to support your ideas. Five winners will each receive a signed copy of Eliot Schrefer’s amazing new novel, Threatened.

Entries will be judged on:

  • a clear central idea
  • effective use of supporting evidence
  • good organization and transitions
  • originality
  • grammar

Email :- scopemag@scholastic.com  Or mail to: Ostrich Contest, c/o Scope, P.O. Box 712, New York, NY 10013-0712.

ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY MARCH 1, 2014!

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