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I Must Go Down to the Beach Again poetry contest

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From Charlesbridge Publishing: April is Poetry Month One day I took a chance and wrote a poem. It fel t so great to let my words run free. Now I write outside, in school, at home — And all my work is always signed “By Me.” In honor of National Poetry Month, Charlesbridge invites...
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Picture Book Writing Competition for Homeschooled Students

Call for Entries and Frequently Asked Questions Who is Sylvan Dell Publishing? Sylvan Dell Publishing is a young company on a serious mission to create picture books that excite children’s imaginations, are artistically spectacular and have educational value. All of our books start with fun, warm stories—generally fiction with math, science or nature themes—and...
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Young Naturalist Awards Contest

The Young Naturalist Awards, a program from the American Museum of Natural History and sponsored by Alcoa Foundation is a research-based essay contest for students in grades 7 – 12 to promote participation and communication in science. Students who enter conduct their own investigations on a topic in the field of biology, ecology, Earth...
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Carnival of Homeschooling 54: Variety Pack

Carnival of Homeschooling 54: Variety Pack
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Carnival of Homeschooling – Library Edition

Is at Spunkys.
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Carnival of Homeschooling #44

The Carnival of Homeschooling #44 has been posted at the Why Homeschool blog.Since it was posted the week of Halloween, you will find that as their theme. Enjoy!
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Statue of Liberty Picture Contest Announced

Celebrates Lady Liberty s 120th Anniversary New York, NY (October 2006) October 28, 2006 marks the 120th Anniversary of the Statue of Liberty s unveiling and dedication in New York Harbor. In celebration of this historic milestone, The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation has announced a Statue of Liberty Picture Contest for children in...
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Young Voices of America National Short Story Contest!

Do You Love to Write? Do You Have a Story to Tell? Enter the Young Voices of America National Short Story Contest! First, Second and Third Place awards plus one Grand Prize will be offered to students in Category 1- Grades 3-7 Category 2- Grades 8 -12 Two $250 First Prizes, two $175 Second...
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Just For Kids: A Fairy Ring Contest and Creative Activities to Deter Summer Boredom

Just For Kids: A Fairy Ring Contest and Creative Activities to Deter Summer Boredom – Fun, Colorful Web Sites Inspired by Bestselling Fantasy Adventure, A Treasure’s Trove, and Upcoming Sequel, Secrets of the Alchemist Dar, Offer Challenging Games, Puzzles and Creative Contest – NEW CANAAN, CT, June 29, 2006 – Filling three months of...
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MicroscopyU

Nikon’s MicroscopyU website, states that it is “designed to provide an educational forum for all aspects of optical microscopy, digital imaging, and photomicrography. Together with the scientists and programmers at Molecular Expressions, Nikon microscopists and engineers are providing the latest state-of-the-art information in microscope optics and imaging technology including specialized techniques such as fluorescence,...
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