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ELL/BILINGUAL AWARENESS

POSTER CONTEST 2010-2011

This contest is open to anyone in the state of Minnesota who is currently an English Language Learner, kindergarten through post-secondary, including adult learners.

REQUIREMENTS:

The poster must

  • reflect the theme: “Language: A Thread that Weaves Us Together.”
  • be 11” X 17” in size.
  • have written on the poster:

ESL/Bilingual Awareness,

Language: A Thread that Weaves Us Together

Student’s Name

2010-2011

A completed Poster Contest Entry Form must also be included with the poster or it will be disqualified.

 

 

RECOMMENDATIONS:

 

1)   Full color–the brighter the better

2)   Any medium–markers, crayons, paint, colored pencils

3)   Picture should relate to the theme

4)   Creativity is important

5)   Teachers: please send only your best entries

 

PRIZES:

 

Grand prize is $50. The winning poster will be the official poster of ELL/Bilingual Awareness for 2010-2011. The poster will become the property of MinneTESOL. It will be reproduced and used for promotional meridia 15 buy online purposes for ESL/Bilingual Awareness.

First prizes:

1) Grades K-3:                    $25.00

2) Grades 4-6:                    $25.00

3) Grades 7-12:                  $25.00

4) Post-secondary and adult: $25.00

Send entries to:  Laura Funke

740 Water Court

Cannon Falls, MN 55009

DEADLINE: Entries must be postmarked by October 15, 2010.

Posters will be displayed and winners and their teachers will be announced at the MinneTESOL Conference, November 6, 2010.

Note: If you would like the poster returned to you, you must include a self-addressed envelope, stamped with sufficient postage.

Questions: Please contact Laura Funke Lfunke@inverhills.edu or 507-263-8253

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POSTER CONTEST ENTRY FORM

 

Student’s Name _____________________________________

 

Address____________________________________________

 

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Phone _____________________________

 

School or ELL Program _______________________________

 

Grade __________    Age ___________

 

First Language _________________

 

Country of Birth ____________

 

Length of time in U.S.____________________

 

Length of time studying English____________

 

 

Teacher’s name, address, phone #

 

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