City of Scandia, MN

When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world Harold Kushner

Write a story about 5 acts of kindness that you will do in the next month. 

The story must fit one (1) 8 ½ x 11” paper, portrait layout, and typed using a 14-point font with normal 1” page margins.  Draw a colored picture of one of your acts of kindness, title your story, and write your name and grade on the included sheet.

The contest ends Monday, May 16th.  Students may submit their entries by either bringing them to Scandia Elementary School or emailing them directly to

The student with the most creative story will win $50 and their classroom will win $200! 

Winners will be announced at an Award Ceremony at Lilleskogen Park on Saturday, May 21st  at 11:00 a.m.

All stories will be displayed in Lilleskogen Park on the Children’s Story Path.

Thank you and have fun writing your stories.  We love reading them!



















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