Imagine this... Story Writing Contest
California students in grades 3-8 creatively explore where their food comes from by writing narratives. The winning stories from each grade are illustrated by high school art students and published in our annual story book, Imagine this... Stories Inspired by Agriculture.
Students write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events based on accurate information about California agriculture. See prompt ideas below.
Common Core State Standards (W.3-8.2,3)
Congratulations to Our Winners!
- Optional prompt ideas and classroom tips
- Free teaching materials
- Past winning stories to download
- Videos of past winning students
Buy the book! - Imagine this... Stories Inspired by Agriculture 2016
Featuring stories from the 2016 Imagine this... Story Writing Contest by Julia Daniels, Skylar Fredieu, Sahib Sangha, Grace Reis, Kylie Daws, Wil Morris, Hayle Chavez, and Katelyn Warmerdam.
Since 2007, the winning stories from each grade level have been published in the Imagine this… Stories Inspired by Agriculture book. You can read the winning stories or purchase the books.
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2016 videos coming soon...