Student Writing

Award-winning samples of student writing are featured below.


Batter Up!

WINNER — Middle School Personal Narrative: Oklahoma Writing Project 2019 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Personal narrative written by Allyson M. in my fourth-hour Pre-AP English class in 2018


The Absolute Perfect Piece

WINNER — Middle School Personal Narrative: Oklahoma Writing Project 2019 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Personal narrative written by David Michael W. in my fifth-hour Pre-AP English class in 2018


Waiting, Waiting, Waiting

WINNER — Middle School Personal Narrative: Oklahoma Writing Project 2019 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Personal narrative written by Audrey A. in my fourth-hour Pre-AP English class in 2018


Shark Feet

WINNER — Middle School Descriptive Paragraph: Oklahoma Writing Project 2017 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Descriptive paragraph written by Brooklynn S. in my fifth-hour Pre-AP English class in 2016


A Day at the Lake

WINNER — Middle School Descriptive Paragraph: Oklahoma Writing Project 2017 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Descriptive paragraph written by Lonnie S. in my fifth-hour Pre-AP English class in 2016


Pink Pastel and Merry Movement

WINNER – Middle School Personal Narrative: Oklahoma Writing Project 2015 Write to Win Contest (statewide competition for teachers and students)

Personal narrative written by Katelyn H. in my first-hour Pre-AP English class in 2014