For a chance to win, submit a comment to this blog to by 11:59 pm EDT on August 29, 2017. In the comment, share whether your approach to teaching is out of the box, in the box, or so far from the box that you can’t even see it. (They’re all good!) Then watch your email to see if you’re one of our lucky winners.
In the meantime, I made you a to-go box of freebies and goodies to start your school year right.
Celebrate Curiosity Day With Curious George in September and build kids’ love for reading. Click here to download a free event kit, which includes decorating ideas, coloring sheets, activities, and more.
Who better to fuel out-of-the-box thinking than a librarian? Nominate your favorite school or public librarian for the I Love My Librarian award. Ten winners each receive $5,000 in cash and a trip to an awards ceremony in New York City. The deadline is September 18, 2017. Click here to learn more.
Apply for a project-based learning grant from Toshiba. Grants are for up to $1,000 and must focus on math or science. Get the details at toshiba.com/taf/k5.jsp. The deadline is October 1, 2017. Just image the out-of-the-box projects you could try!
Scouting around for boxes, I see a cardboard penguin family in my future,
PS: Need a new pencil sharpener? Check out last week’s blog post for a chance to win one! Click here.