Weekly Writing Quest

February 27/March 6

We are celebrating National Read Across America Day, also known as Dr. Seuss Day on March 2nd.  If you could read with anyone in America, who would it be with, and why? Example: I would read with New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady.  Tom Brady analyzes other football teams’ game plays, so I think he would […]

February 20

What do you think about students having to wear school uniforms? I think most kids would hate having a school uniform.  One, they could be icky.  Two, some kids don’t like tags and most school uniforms have tags.  Three, it would get boring wearing the same thing everyday. Written by Collin in Ms. Wine’s Experts. 

February 13

What would happen if there was no television?  Why would this be good?  bad? You need a TV because if you do not have an iPad, then you’ll have a TV to entertain you.  And think of the channels like ABC, Disney Jr., and Cartoon Network.  TV is like sugar: you need a little bit of […]

February 6

This week’s quest comes from JoeJoe in Ms. Johnston’s 3rd grade class.  If you could change your class mascot, what would it be and why? If I could change my classroom’s mascot it would be Ms. Mendelson’s Marvelous Monkeys. I would choose that because it has an alliteration. Also, as monkeys swing to different trees, […]

January 9

If you could be any age, how old would you be and why? If I could be any age I would be 18 because I can vote.  And I can go to college and I can get a dog.  And I can make new friends and learn new languages.  And I would be an adult.  […]

December 19/January 2

What would happen if children ruled the world? If children ruled the world, prices for snacks such as Doritos, Cheetos, Hershey’s, and Snickers, would go down to 10¢. Instead of bills and coins, it would be Yugioh cards and Life Saver Rings.  School would only be on Tuesdays, and instead of school buses, there would […]

December 5

On March 8, 1965, Dr. King spoke about courage and said, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” Dr. King urged all of us to feel passionate about freedom and justice—when we feel strongly, we must speak up and not remain silent.Using this quote from Dr. King, describe […]

November 7

Describe in detail the type of candy you enjoyed most on Halloween. My favorite candy is Whoppers candy because when I eat it, it’s a big glob of crunchiness!  And I like how sweet Whoppers crumbs are!  When I eat it I say to myself, “Oh how sweet and crunchy and just the right amount […]

October 31

If you were in charge of your school, what would students be doing today? If I was in charge, I would have a field trip to a pumpkin patch.  The other students who were not at the pumpkin patch would have a party and play fun games.  For one hour they would read scary stories!  […]

October 3/October 10

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Respond to the following prompt,  “What do I do when I notice one Knight being mean to another Knight on purpose?”   I would stand up for that friend who someone was being to, even if I did not really know them.  That is part of being a good friend, part […]