|What: Submit an original lesson plan that utilizes BrainPOP's Spotlight: Earth Awareness resources. A substantial part of the lesson should highlight your creative use of BrainPOP or BrainPOP Jr. in relation to Earth Awareness, Conservation, or Endangered Species.
Prizes: First-place winners (2) will each receive a class trip to see Born to be Wild 3D in an IMAX theater. Second-place winners (2) will each receive a 1 year BrainPOP School Combo subscription (including BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., BrainPOP Español, and BrainPOP ESL) for the school of their choice, and a Safari fun pack of classroom goodies. Third place winners (2) will each receive a 1 year BrainPOP Classroom Combo subscription for the classroom of their choice and a Safari fun pack of classroom goodies. We will award one of each prize to one BrainPOP lesson plan and one BrainPOP Jr. lesson plan.
How: All lessons must be submitted electronically, using BrainPOP Educators' Lesson Plan Submission Form. To submit a lesson plan, you must be a registered member on BrainPOP Educators and you agree to the BrainPOP Educators’ User Agreement and the Terms below. Six lesson plans will win prizes, but more may be published on BrainPOP Educators.
Who: The contest is open to all registered users of BrainPOP Educators. There is no entrance fee and no purchase necessary.
When: Contest entries will be accepted between 12:00 am (EST) March 30, 2011, and 11:59 pm (EST) on April 20, 2011. Winners will be announced on April 22, 2011. Make sure there's an IMAX theater showing the film near you!
TERMS: Lesson plan entries will be judged by quality and creativity. All decisions regarding winners are final. Winners will be notified by email after the judges have reviewed all submissions. All expenses and organization of the travel for the first prize is the responsibility of the first prize winner. Restrictions: By participating in the Contest, you agree to be bound by these rules. U.S. residents age 18 or over can enter, except employees or agents of FWD Media, Inc., or any of its affiliates. FWD Media, Inc. reserves the right to terminate or modify any submission not capable of completion as planned. No more than one prize will be awarded to any participant. Please note that if the winner is a group, then the group will share the above-stated prize. Winners will be responsible for any applicable taxes. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned, and become property of FWD Media, Inc. Except where prohibited, acceptance of the prize constitutes consent to use winner’s name, location, school, likeness, and winning entry for editorial, advertising, and publicity purposes, without further compensation.