The purpose for the Imagine School West Gilberts essay contest was for students across 3rd through 8th grades were given a maxim and had to write about it and incorporate character and life situations.
Here are what some of the winners had to say:
Jared G. – As a winner of the grade level character contest how did you feel to hear you won?
I was really excited because I worked hard on the essay.
Natalie F. – What does Character mean to you?
Character means that you are kind to others and considerate of other peoples feelings.
Gabriel P. – What was your essay about?
My essay was about character and not giving up.
Annamarie L. – Why do you think Character is so important?
I think it is important because if you don’t have any character you wouldn’t be able to do any fun experiments in class.
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Grade level Character Essay Winners: Annamarie L., Max B, Jared G., Natalie F., Gabriel P. (not pictured Anastasia C.)