Kid Scoop

Kid Scoop Writing Corner Schedule
Kid Scoop Writing Corner Schedule Kid Scoop submissions – not to exceed 100 words – may be emailed to or mailed to NIE/Daily Hampshire Gazette, PO Box 299, Northampton, MA 01061, or faxed to (413) 585-5299. Beware of faxes – if they are too faint to be read, they cannot be used. If possible, please put emailed entries into the body of the email.

Deadline    Title               Prompt               Published




Water and Fire Make up a short conversation between a fire in a fireplace and a bucket of water. 10/5/21
9/29/21 Kids Care Tell about a time you helped another person. It could be something you did as an individual or as part of a group. 10/12/21
10/6/21 Mission Possible If you could wake up tomorrow and be anywhere in the world, where would you choose to be? 10/19/21
10/13/21 Costume Ideas Think of some ways to make a Halloween costume without spending too much money. 10/26/21
10/19/21 Small Packages There is a saying: Good things come in small packages. Tell about something you think shows this is true. 11/2/21
10/26/21 Go Explore! Pretend you and some friends are going for a full-day hike in the woods. What will you carry in your backpack? Why is each item important? 11/9/21
11/2/21 What do you want to be? What kind of work do you want to do when you are an adult? 11/16/21
11/9/21 Thanksgiving Poetry Write a poem about Thanksgiving, with a maximum of 10 lines. Or, write a short paragraph. 11/23/21