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


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
11/16/21 Dollars and Sense? Make up a math story problem that uses money. Be sure to send the correct answer. 11/30/21
11/23/21 If I Were a Bird If you were a bird, what kind would you be? Why? 12/7/21
11/30/21 Cold Poem Write a poem about cold weather or cold things. Maximum 10 lines. 12/14/21
12/07/21 December Holidays Send us your favorite riddles for December holidays. Include the answer! 12/21/21
12/14/21 Does math matter? Do we really need to learn math? Why or why not? 12/28/21