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Friday, December 18, 2009

Non Native Species

Liam Stevens created this voicethread about the introduction of non native species in our ecosystems.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Environmental Tips

The voicethread below was created by Jessie Fuller for a unit on the environment.

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

A British Sonnet

Frances Bryon, an exchange student from England attending the Red Mountain Academy, created this sonnet and movie for English 11.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Scratch Writing Challenge

Create a work of fiction 3000-5000 words: start at the beginning, or the end, whatever works for you. Just make sure the story takes place somewhere in the Columbia Basin and has appealing characters, a dynamic plot, a mind-blowing theme and a magnificent style.

How To Submit

  • Create your original, unpublished 3000-5000 word fictional story.
  • Prepare your 150-200 word author's bio that explains the essence that is you or how you came to write your amazing story.
  • Think about the visual cues to go with your story.
  • Go to and complete the submission form.
  • Upload your story.
  • Print your Consent To Use form and return it to CBT.
    *signed by a parent/guardian if you are under 19 years of age
Contest starts Dec. 1, 2009 and ends March 31, 2010

This challenge is open to youth between the age of 15-29 who are residents of the Columbia Basin Trust region.