PreK-5 Teachers: Win a Core Knowledge Starter Kit

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Core Knowledge is important knowledge that builds grade by grade—the more you know, the more you are able to learn. Check out the Core Knowledge Curriculum Series for free downloads on common subjects like reading, writing, history, geography, and science. Check out the Core Knowledge website to learn more about their starter kits and great teacher books.

“Awesome!” “I never knew that” “That’s so cool!” That’s what your students will say when you beef up your lessons with Core Knowledge content. Enter our latest giveaway to win the Ultimate Teacher Prep Kit! With starter kits from Core Knowledge valued at more than $200, or a book from the What Your ____ Grader Needs to Know series, lessons just got a whole lot more engaging.  Learn more about the What Your _____ Grader Needs to Know series here.

  • Prize Package(s)
  • Rules
Giveaway Prize Packages Five (5) grand-prize winners will receive a Core Knowledge Starter Kit (choose between pre-K to 5th grade), which includes a teacher handbook, art resources, text resources, and music. Ten (10) runner-up winners will receive a book, What Your ___ Grader Needs to Know.  (Winners can choose a book between pre-K to 6th grade.)
No purchase necessary. Making a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. The promotion is open only to legal residents of the United States who at the time of entry are a) eighteen (18) years of age or older and b) currently employed full- or part-time as an educator by an accredited public or private K-12 school in the United States. WeAreTeachers is the official administrator of this program and Core Knowledge is the Sponsor. Employees of WeAreTeachers or the Sponsor and their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, agents, advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate families and household members (parent, spouse, child or sibling) of each are not eligible to participate. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Entry Rules and Agreements
  1. All entries must be submitted using the online form by 11:59 p.m. on January 2, 2017, Central Time.
  2. Entrants must follow the entry instructions. Entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programming or any other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified.
  3. All entrants must be legal residents of the United States of America with a current U.S. address for prize fulfillment. Prizes that require shipment will not be shipped internationally.
  4. Each entrant may only submit one completed form.
Winner Selection Rules and Agreements
  1. Winners will be selected by random drawing and announced on the WeAreTeachers website by January 5, 2017.
  2. All published prizes from the Sponsor are fulfilled by the Sponsor and are the sole responsibility of the Sponsor. The Sponsor is responsible for contacting winners and fulfilling all other related prizes directly to the winners.
  3. WeAreTeachers and its Sponsors make every attempt to fulfill prizes. Prizes unclaimed after 60 days are not awarded.
  4. Any depiction of prizes is for illustrative purposes only. All prizes are awarded as-is and without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied. Winners are responsible for all taxes on prizes received.
  5. Prizing: Five (5) winners each win $100 worth of lesson plans and resources from HMH Marketplace, a May Designs Teacher Lesson Planner of their choice, a Keep Calm and Pretend it’s on the Lesson Plan!” T-shirt, and a “I teach tiny minds” coffee mug. Total value of grand prize is $166. Fifty (50) additional winners will each receive a $5 credit to spend on HMH Marketplace.
  6. Product prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable. No substitution allowed except, at Sponsor's sole discretion, a prize of equal or greater value may be substituted.
  7. Only the number of prizes stated in the Rules is available to be won. All prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible Entries is received.
General Program and Rules & Terms
  1. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor reserve the right to extend the submission deadline and/or winner announcement.
  2. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor reserve the right to modify, cancel or suspend the Promotion or any part of it.
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  4. WeAreTeachers and the program Sponsor are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of the entries. Sponsor is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software, or Promotion malfunctions or other errors, failures, or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.
  5. WeAreTeachers and the Sponsor retain the discretion to make all decisions regarding the interpretation and application of these rules. All decisions are final and discretionary. The laws of the State of Connecticut shall govern this Promotion. The courts of Connecticut shall be the exclusive forum for any dispute relating to these Rules and/or this Promotion. All participants and winners agree, by their participation in the Promotion, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of Connecticut. Prizes may be considered income, and any and all taxes associated with prizes are the responsibility of the winners.
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Congratulations to Our Winners

Grand-Prize Winners:
Tara Wilson, IA,
Emily Jeremiah, OR
Brenda Skipper, FL
Rebekah Taboada, PA
Michell Redfoot, CA

Runners-Up Winners:
Emmy Kimmer, MI
Jessica Caramella, AZ,
Kayla Almanza, TX,
Cynthia Scheuerm, AR
Ayesha Wilson, NY
Gina Badhorse, MT
Stacey Parker, IL
Kristel Lensmann, WA
Margaret Everist, MO
Jason VanWork, AZ