Area students at Alliance High School and Sebring McKinley High School have shared some of their writing assignments based on Melanie Benjamin's The Children's Blizzard, the 2023 One Book One Community selection.
Students of Chris Schillig at Alliance High School were asked to write an essay comparing The Children's Blizzard to the work of other authors they have read this semester and analyze how both works demonstrate a common literary theme.
Read the essay by Anna Eversdyke here.
Read the essay by Jordan Schwartz here.
Meanwhile, students of Nicole Mathias at Sebring McKinley, were prompted to write a short piece based on the book.
Read the work of Caiden Miller, Reece Runyon, and Bella Threet here.