After a delay due to COVID-19, Judges have selected the winners for the Milwaukee PBS KIDS Writers Contest 2020. Local children from communities throughout southeastern Wisconsin drew on their boundless imaginations to create unforgettable characters, exciting plots and expressive illustrations.
The contest is designed to promote hands-on, active learning for children in kindergarten through third grade. Children write and illustrate their own original stories. This year there were 229 entries.
First, Tessa W. - Ziggy the Mermaid
Second, Riley A. - Dragon Tail Speedway
Third, Logan F. - Be Good to Your Body
Special Merit, Saanvi K. - The Family VS The Snow Monster
First, Jordy W. - The Big Old Maple Tree
Second, Mason T. - The Crazy Crocodile Doesn't Know
Third, Liam A. - The Baseball Tryout
Special Merit, Amelia G. - Looking for Snowy
First, Hosanna P. - Mud, Grass, Leaves & Snow
Second, Declan F. - All About Trees
Third, Brandon B. - The New Sea Animal
Special Merit, Anderson B. - The Adventures with A.J. in the Amazon
First, Joaquin M. Super Socky - Part 3 - The Socky Legacy
Second, Zofia C. - Did That Just Happen?
Third, Brianna P. -The Spot That Escaped
Special Merit, Amelia S. - The Musical Present
Special thanks to the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum and the Kiwanis Club of Milwaukee for their generous support.