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The breaking barriers essay contest asks students in grades four through nine to submit an essay about barriers or obstacles they have faced or are still facing in their lives and how they. Work, and other barriers 2014 scholastic breaking barriers essay contest the breaking barriers essay contest is a chance for students in grades 4-8 to share their. Write an essay about a barrier that you have faced to enter each year april 15 marks the anniversary of jackie robinson breaking the color barrier in baseball in 1947 honoring this.
Xi hui ooi, an eighth-grader from mission, texas and an 8th grade student at south texas preparatory academy in edinburg, texas, has been named second-place winner in the 2015 breaking. An essay about overcoming school bullying due to stuttering and a courageous account of growing up in a difficult home environment were selected as the two grand prize winners from more than. Students will follow steps to prepare to write an essay about using values to overcome barriers they can submit their writer to the breaking barriers essay contest writing an essay is.
Breaking barriers essay contest for entry information, ask your teacher or visit scholasticcom/breakingbarriers/kids scholastic and associated logos are trademarks. The breaking barriers essay contest was created by jackie robinson’s family to continue his legacy and to empower students to overcome barriers of their own in conjunction with scholastic. Helping to drive breaking barriers essay contest entries from 10,000 to averaging over 16,000 the last six years -key contributor and facilitator of landmark all-star week legacy, world. Nichols-lawson 7th-grader receives visit from jackie robinson’s daughter after winning breaking barriers essay contest (with photos) tank wright awarded world series trip, new laptop. Breaking barriers essay contest scholastic inc po box 713 new york, ny 10013-0713 all entries must be postmarked by march 3, 2008 each entry should be at least 200 words long and not.
Although breaking barriers centers around an essay contest, you may choose to simply use the ideas to offer and assist your students in learning opportunities to teach them values that will. Scholastic and major league baseball’s 15th anniversary of breaking barriers in sports and life character education and essay contests for grades 4-8. The 2015 breaking barriers essay contest, presented by major league baseball and scholastic, is now open for submissions the breaking barriers program is in h. The breaking barriers essay contest is a chance for diverse students of all backgrounds in grades 4–9 to share their personal stories about how they use jackie robinson’s nine values to face.
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