Ok friends, this is exciting!
Education.com is doing a contest for students Kindergarten through 5th grade (in the coming school year), where they can win $500 towards their future education, PLUS $1000 for their elementary school or library.
How awesome is that!?
Disclaimer: The pictures below are from the Education.com website and correspond to the links provided. They are not mine.
Click here to go to the contest page for ALL the details: https://www.education.com/contests/
Here are the basics of the contest rules
Students will need to do the following by October 31, 2019 to apply:
- Obtain a completed consent form signed by the applicant’s parent or legal guardian.
- Respond to the following prompt in the appropriate format (listed below): Describe a time when you were having so much fun, you didn’t realize you were learning something new!
- Kindergarten students: Create a piece of art (e.g. draw or paint a picture) and write about what is happening, or ask an adult to write a sentence or two describing your picture.
- 1st grade students: Create a piece of art (e.g. draw or paint a picture) and write 1–3 sentences about it.
- 2nd grade students: Write a short story (5–8 sentences) and create at least one picture to illustrate it.
- 3rd grade students: Write a short story, journal entry, or comic strip.
- 4th grade students: Write a short story, journal entry, poem, or comic strip.
- 5th grade students: Write a personal narrative, short story, poem, or comic strip.
- Submit the above to our judges (via one of the following two ways):
- Via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Via standard mail to:
401 East Third Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
Attn: Limitless Learners
Ta Da! Such a great opportunity!
My kids are not old enough for this contest, but Education.com has some great (and fun) resources for Pre-schoolers, too!
I’m excited to try some of the worksheets with my son, like this one!
Education, to the glory of God!
Soli Deo Gloria!