Due to how difficult this was to judge, I decided to change my gears mid-procedure. First, I narrowed the contest down to my top 12 favorite posts, then I had three other homeschool moms tell me their favorites and ALL of them picked different ones!!! That means that we ended up with 9 finalists. I re-read all of those nine entries again today and STILL couldn't come up with a winner.
What do you do when you can't choose? Pray about it and let GOD decide. I got out a deck of cards, re-numbered the top nine final posts from 1-9. I picked the cards out of the deck (Ace-9) and shuffled them over and over while the kids and I prayed that God would let the person who needed the camera the most win. Morgan picked the First Prize winner and Kaden picked the Second Prize winner at random from the fanned out cards.
So... here are the two blessed winners of Academic Superstore's "Share Your Favorite Lesson Plan Contest":
First Prize: CanonPowerShot SD600
Entry: Ladies in Training
Second Prize: Timbuk 2 Messenger Bag
Entry: Talmidim and a Campfire
If you are the winner, please email me with your address and I will forward it to the prize man!
Before you go, though... I want to THANK EVERYONE for your great lessons plans! I loved ALL OF THEM. I also wanted to give honorable mention to a few lesson plans that taught ME a few lessons about how I need to be thinking as a homeschool mother (and are lessons I think should be shared with every homeschool mom):
Here are the Honorable Mention Posts:
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