What are your students’ favorite sports? Personally, I’m a huge—huge!—football fan. (I won’t mention my favorite team, but it’s currently second in its division. Go, team!) Whether you are athletic yourself, love to watch the players, or would rather cozy up with a good book, you have a chance to score big right here on this blog with nearly $25,000 in prizes just for teachers!
Welcome November! It’s a month stuffed with holiday celebrations, recognitions, and anticipation—a lot to compete with in your students’ busy worlds! Don’t worry—I’ve got classroom freebies and contests with seasonal tie-ins to help keep students engaged and gobbling up learning.
Watch out! There’s a cow tripping over the moon and a baby falling from a bough. Beware, Goldilocks! You’re about to become a chocolate-filled bonbon for hungry dinosaurs. Summertime is the perfect time to take a look at lighthearted literature and to enter to win books, cash, and supplies to help you prepare for your next school year.
How will you keep your students reading as they head off for summer break? Introduce them to some fun prize-packed programs! There are plenty to choose from, plus some of them come with some sweet perks for you or your school.
Finally, it’s officially springtime! To me, spring feels new—new blossoms bursting out on trees, new baby animals, and a new freshness in the air that only an April shower can bring. To celebrate, I have opportunities of new beginnings to share with you and new chances to win!
Could you use a $100 Amazon gift card? How about a $200 Amazon gift card? What about a $500 gift card to Office Depot or OfficeMax? (Think of the teaching supplies you could buy!) You have a chance to win all these and get free teaching resources.
Snowy Day Month? Celebrate Oops!? For 2015, I resolve to make your job easier by making certain you’re aware of great contests and freebies!
Looking for ways to inspire your students to keep learning throughout the summer? These hot ideas have really cool incentives!
Looking for a few more top literature picks? Here are favorites from Learning magazine’s children’s book expert. Post a comment on our blog by Tuesday, November 10, to be entered in our next drawing. One lucky teacher will win a copy of The Longest Night by Newbery Honor winner Marion Dane Bauer.
No doubt you still have plenty to do before the school year ends—including suggesting summertime learning opportunities for your students. Here’s a quick list of summer options that students and parents will be glad to know about! Send students to a virtual reading camp! With the Scholastic Summer Challenge, students compete with readers from across…