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Achievement starts young, and so do opportunities for achievement. "The Ultimate Guide to Student Contests, Grades K-6" is packed with more than 200 national academic contests, opportunities to get published, programs, clubs, and other great stuff for kids to enter. Events like the Young Astronaut Contest and the Jabberwocky Poetry Contest give young students a chance to earn recognition, boost confidence, and make new friends. From music and art to computers, geography, science, creative writing, speech, history, film, foreign languages, and math, these competitions achieve the impossible: they make learning fun!
With brief descriptions of each contest, including contest information, deadlines, and samples of winning writing and art, "The Ultimate Guide to Student Contests" is a comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to educational activities that kids will actually want to participate in. It's a must for parents, teachers, and homeschoolers who want the most for their young achievers without sacrificing fun.