1. Paragraph

  • 12 pt font, times new roman font
  • half a page long in Microsoft Word, single spaced
  • Use your best judgement on your style of writing. Slang can be accepted to an extent, do not use it throughout your paragraphex:

2. Comic Strip

  • Neatly cut a piece of printer paper in half, fold it like the picture provided below.
  • Must be 95% colored
  • Cannot draw stick figures or look like it wasn’t drawn with effort.
  • Include a sentence describing your comic.
  • You must SCAN your comic and send it to us by email. No pictures of the comic will be accepted.
  • It is up to our discretion to determine if your submission is acceptable. If you want to be sure, send in your submission before the deadline to ask if it is acceptable.

3. Create your own poem.

  • Must fill half a page in Microsoft Word
  • Single spaced, 12 pt font, times new roman
  • DO NOT press enter after each line in your poem, separate lines with a forward slash (/)
  • Rhyming is optional but preferably use descriptive language
  • We will check for plagiarism.

4. Write your own song/rap/lyrics

  • Must fill half a page in Microsoft Word
  • Single spaced, 12 pt font, Times new roman
  • *DO NOT press enter after each line in your poem, separate lines with a forward slash (/).*
  • Rhyming is optional but preferably use descriptive language
  • We will check for plagiarism.
  • No profanity, sexual language or anything that can be disrespectful.