Celebrating youth artwork inspired by the beauty of nature.
Submit your writing entry and win a Scholastic prize pack featuring a selection of books by Robert Bateman and other popular nature-themed titles!
Susanne Alexander-Heaton is the author of The ABC Field Guide to Faeries, a children’s book written to inspire children to care about the environment.
“Do whatever you can to make the world a cleaner place,
Get caught up in this challenge, as if it were a race.
Pick up any garbage that you happen to see,
And all will be blessed by what comes to be.”
Welcome to 2013 Get to Know Contest Writing Gallery!
Are you up for a challenge? Tell us in just 40 words what nature means to you!
Beauty. Adventure. Exploration. Discovery. Fun. Connection...
Forty words. We can’t wait to hear yours!
“Nature is a book of many pages and each page tells a fascinating story to him who learns her language.”— Andrew Ellicott Douglas
The Get to Know Program would like to thank Scholastic Canada for its generous support of the Get to Know Contest in 2013!
Looking for inspiration? Check out thousands of amazing books and find cool stuff to do at http://www.scholastic.ca/.