Story of the Week

  • Regaliagades RegaliagadesBy Erika Hamilton Aria slid down the purple flower’s petals onto the soft grass at the bottom of the hill. The pers-kant was spreading all over the ...
    Posted Nov 9, 2017, 6:54 AM by Eli Roberts
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ALA Writers

  • Mi Cicatriz PorPatricia Gutiérrez-Castro -¡Todos a bordo! Los barcos aguardaban impacientes, listos para zarpar. La tripulación, formada por mis hermanos y yo, esperaba la voz de la capitana, mi hermana ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2017, 1:18 PM by Eli Roberts
  • The Lost Pines By Sonia W.Leaving my grandmother’s home on a Sunday afternoon, car windows down, A/C on high, radio blasting, cruising the scenic back roads, I had no reason ...
    Posted Jul 12, 2017, 8:06 AM by Eli Roberts
  • A Texan Thanksgiving by Erin Magrath"I'm waiting for my Mom," I smile at two inquiring ladies in baggage claim. "She decided to come at the last minute for Thanksgiving. We're ...
    Posted Jul 12, 2017, 8:04 AM by Eli Roberts
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Poem of the Week

  • The Kite THE KITENovember 2, 2016|CATALINA One little kite. Two little kites. Three little kites. Four little kites. Five little kites. That many kites I see in the sky.
    Posted May 4, 2017, 9:40 AM by Eli Roberts
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  • Letters about Literature Letters About Literature is a reflective writing competition sponsored by the Library of Congress Center for the Book and presented in association with affiliate State Centers for the Book with ...
    Posted Oct 17, 2017, 12:23 PM by Eli Roberts
  • Austin Trail of Lights Essay Contest ESSAY COMEPTITION CRITERIA1. AISD classes in 3rd-5th grades may apply. Each school should submit their top three finalists from each grade level.2. The length of the essay ...
    Posted Oct 9, 2017, 7:27 AM by Eli Roberts
  • 2017 Save Texas History Essay Contest This essay contest is for 4th and 7th graders only.Essay question:  “What in your community is worth saving?”Winning 4TH and 7TH grade entries will each receive $500 grand ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2017, 9:03 AM by Eli Roberts
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