Jacqueline Woodson, author of the award-winning Brown Girl Dreaming, gives advice to aspiring young writers.
Books by Woodson include:
The 2017 Young Minds Dreaming Contest winners were invited to attend a closed ceremony at the SC State Library to read their poems and to meet author Jacqueline Woodson.
- Grade 1: Write left to right leaving space between words.
- Grade 5: Apply correct usage of capitalization in writing.
- Grade 2: Print upper- and lower-case letters proportionally using appropriate handwriting techniques.