We have some incredible contests for you this issue! The contests
below have been reviewed in the Lab section of the magazine,
starting on page 200. Some of the companies whose products we
reviewed were willing to partner with The Old Schoolhouse®
Magazine to give away their products so that you could try them too!
The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC (“Company”) is sponsoring the following contests (“Contests”), which will run from
October 16, 2008, to January 15, 2009 (“Contest Period”):
• The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine Summer 2008 Apple Contest
( 10 winners)
• The Girlhood Home Companion (Subscription)
• The Martyr’s Victory: A Story of Danish England
• Computer Science Pure and Simple
• Web Design for Kids
• Keyboarding for the Christian School (E-Book)
To enter one or more contests, please fill in the Contest Entry Form
in this issue of The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, or write your
name, address, telephone number, and the names of the contests
you are interested in entering on a postcard and send it to us at The
Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, Attention: Contest Department, P.O.
Box 8426, Gray, TN 37615. Entries are limited to one entry per
household per day during the Contest Period. You can enter each of
the Contests once per day, but you can win only once per Contest
Period. You must be 18 years of age or older and follow all rules to
participate. All Official Rules apply.
The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine Apple Contest–Count all
apples pictured throughout the magazine (every apple counts,
including those in the ads), and write the number on the insert card.
Ten winners will be selected at random. Winners will receive one of
each of the following items: First Snow in the Woods (book),
Shakespeare's Storybook: Folk Tales That Inspired the Bard
(book), How to Teach Art to Children (curriculum), and Even
Donkeys Speak (book). All other contests–One winner for each
Contest will be selected at random. The prize for each Contest is a
copy of the book or product for which the Contest is named.
Please remember to include your name, address, phone number,
or email address so that we can notify you if you win! Thanks for
Disclaimer and Legal Notice: Entering a Contest constitutes full and complete acceptance of, and a warranty that
the entrant has read, understands and agrees to, all contest
terms and conditions, including without limitation all of
The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC Contest Rules
(“Official Rules”) as published on pages 140-141. Entry
also constitutes full consent and unlimited permission for
Company to print, publish, broadcast and use all intellectual
property and personal information submitted as part of the
Contest entry on the Internet and in any and all Company
publications in accordance with the Rules. Entries become
the sole property of Company and will not be returned.
Employees and independent contractors of The Old
Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC, Contest sponsors, individuals or entities furnishing Contest prizes and their
family members may not participate in this contest.
Company reserves the sole, discretionary right to determine
Contest winners and to cancel, terminate, modify, or
suspend the contest or the Rules at any time with or without
notice or cause, subject to applicable law. See Official
Rules for details. No purchase necessary. Void where
prohibited by law. For a full copy of the Official Rules see
pages 140-141 or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope
to The Old Schoolhouse Magazine: Official Rules Request,
Contest Department, P.O. Box 8426, Gray, TN 37615.
The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC (“Company”)
All contests sponsored by the Company (“Contests”) are
subject to the terms of these Company Contest Rules
(“Rules”), additional rules, instructions and guidelines
published in connection with a specific Contest (“
Contest-Specific Rules”) and applicable law.
Eligibility. Contests are open to all natural persons who are
over the age of eighteen ( 18), not otherwise disqualified by
and comply with all relevant Rules, Contest-Specific Rules
and applicable law. The following persons are never
eligible to enter or participate in Contests: (a)
employees and independent contractors of The Old
Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC, (b) Company sponsors,
advertisers and affiliates, (c) family members of and
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persons living in the same household with any of the
persons named in (a) and (b), and (c).
Submission of Entries. Contest entries must be
submitted in accordance with the Rules, relevant Contest-Specific Rules and applicable law. Improperly submitted
entries or entries submitted in violation of applicable law
are void and not eligible for consideration. E-mail and other
electronic entries must be submitted by the authorized
account holder or user of the e-mail address from which the
entry originated. “Authorized account holder” means the
person whose name appears on the business records of the
Internet or online service provider or other organization
responsible for assigning the domain associated with the e-mail address. Only one ( 1) entry per household (or e-mail
address) may be submitted for any given Contest unless the
relevant Contest-Specific Rules specifically state otherwise. Submission of more than the permitted number of
entries renders all entries from the relevant household
and/or e-mail address ineligible for the Contest.
General Conditions. All Contest entries and information
submitted as part of or in connection with Contest entries
become the sole and exclusive property of Company and
will not be returned. Submission of an entry to a Contest
(a) Full and complete acceptance of each and every one of
these Contest Rules, relevant Contest-Specific Rules (whether
or not published separately from or in a different form than
these Rules), and The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine Writers
Guidelines and Terms and Conditions for Submitting Queries
(available online at http://www.TheHomeschoolMagazine.
(b) Full consent and a grant of unlimited permission and
non-exclusive rights for Company to print, publish, broadcast and use all portions of the Contest entry and all information submitted as part of or in connection with the
Contest entry, including without limitation the entrant’s full
name, on Internet websites owned or operated by Company
and in any and all Company publications, including without
limitation the print publication The Old Schoolhouse®
Magazine. Company reserves the right, but has no obligation, to establish Contest-Specific Rules for some or all
Contests permitting entrants to request that Company not
publish entrants’ names and e-mail addresses and will make
reasonable efforts to comply with requests made in accordance with such Contest-Specific Rules, provided that
Company accepts no liability or responsibility for publication of any information submitted as part of or in connection with a Contest entry unless such publication occurs as
a result of the intentional misconduct of Company.
(c) Acknowledgment that Company is under no obligation
to use or publish any Contest entry and that the entrant is
not entitled to any consideration in return for submission or
publication of the Contest entry or any information
submitted as part of or in connection with the Contest entry.
(d) Acceptance of any and all risks, responsibilities and
legal obligations associated with entering or winning
Contests, including without limitation any tax liability associated with winning a prize in one ( 1) or more Company
Contest-Specific Rules. Company will publish Contest-Specific Rules for each Contest, which may include,
without limitation, additional rules, instructions and guidelines for entering the relevant Contest. Contest-Specific
Rules are automatically incorporated into and made a part
of these Rules on a Contest-by-Contest basis.
Disqualifications. Company reserves the right to
disqualify any entrant or entry trying to circumvent or break
Contest Rules, tamper with the Contest process or otherwise interfere with proper functioning of the Contest.
Entries received in violation of applicable law or submitted
by entrants whose conduct violates applicable law are automatically null and void.
Judging, Disputes. Company reserves the right to
sponsor both random drawings and Contests involving
skills. Contest-Specific Rules will establish in advance
whether winners will be judged on the basis of various
criteria or drawn at random from all eligible entries. Entries
will be judged or winners drawn at random, as appropriate,
by Company staff. Staff will judge Contests of skill using
standard Company Contest guidelines, policies and procedures, which may change to comply with Company and
Contest needs and applicable law. Winners of Contests