It’s Time! $400+ in Goodies to be Won in my Back to School Giveaway


Back to School Giveaway Lessons From The Middle


It’s finally here!

We all know that Back to School is just around the corner, and you know what that means…It’s time for a REALLY BIG Giveaway!!!

Before we get going, congratulations to my Early Bird Winner ~ Jessica G.~ who has won a $10 Amazon gift card and 20 bonus entries for this Back to School Giveaway. Way to be on top of things!

I already gave you a sneak peek of the prizes, but just in case you missed it….I’ve got something for everyone!

Whether it’s teacher resources and accessories that you desire, cool wall word decals for your classroom, a hot cuppa java to get you through those first days or some hand made soaps to enjoy in a stress relieving bubble bath after that first week- I’ve got you covered!


I have grouped the following prizes into 4 Prize Packages (plus a bonus prize). Make sure to enter to win each prize package – they’re all equally awesome!


Prizes to be won:


~20 TPT Shopping Sprees in 20 different  stores


~$10 Starbucks gift certificate


~$75 WiseDecor gift certificate


~$25 gift certificate to Black Rafter Soap Works


~Five Duo Binders


~Tote from Thirty-One


Of course I need to give a big thank you to all of the people who have donated for this giveaway – your generosity has blown me away as it always does! You all ROCK! Those who have participated are pictured with each prize package, with links to their blogs or sites.

This giveaway is running for a few days – so you have lots of time to follow everyone and get yourself entered to win ALL of the packages!

Also, make sure to take a second and promote this giveaway on your blog, FB page, Twitter feed or Pinterest boards etc. to gain extra entries!


Okay folks, this only happens once a year – so get to it and good luck!


Prize Package #1

4mulaFun Blog FanAddie Education – Teacher Talk

All Things AlgebraThirty-One Gifts Homeinoventions duo binder


a Rafflecopter giveaway



Prize Package #2


D:D&CFern Smith's Classroom Ideas black rafter 4 The Teacher Wife

a Rafflecopter giveaway




Prize Package #3

2PeasAndADog Blog


 Rafflecopter giveaway



Prize Package #4


Wall Words


a Rafflecopter giveaway   


Bonus Prize (An extra little something for those of you who like to share)


    a Rafflecopter giveaway

 Winners will be contacted on August 15th and announced on the later in the week. Please make sure to check your email (and your junk mail) on those days just in case you’re a BIG winner. If you are a winner and don’t respond within 48 hours of being contacted, another winner will be chosen in your place.

I wish you all the best in the 2013-2014 school year! Work hard, play hard and have a fantastic year!

Back to School Giveaway Lessons From The Middle

About krystalmills

I am a Grade 7 teacher in Prince Edward Island. Lessons From The Middle shares lessons from the classroom, and occasionally from my life as a mom of two young boys. The goal of this Canadian teacher blog is to share middle school lessons, activities and ideas from my classroom and to collaborate with the wonderful online community of teachers out there as well! Thanks for stopping by!   Find me on Facebook Twitter Pinterest Browse my TPT Store Browse my TN Store

Posted on August 9, 2013, in contest, Education, General Teaching, Giveaways, Middle School and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 58 Comments.

  1. OMG this is such a huge giveaway!! I hope you enjoy the rest of summer. I’ve been doing lesson plans all day.

  2. Thanks so much for saying so! I’m pretty happy with all of the awesome prizes and so many people who offered to help out! Good luck (with the contest and your lesson plans – my mind’s not quite there yet).

  3. Such a crazy giveaway! Super excited! I love 31’s inside out bag! Can’t wait for the bag i ordered to arrive.

  4. I love the Organizing Utility tote and I think every teacher has one, except for me.

  5. Super nice giveaway! Thanks so much!

  6. I love the inside outside bag. Thanks for the giveaway!

  7. What a great giveaway! I’m honored to be a part of it. Such fantastic prizes that I want to win too! haha

  8. Great giveaway! Will make someone very happy.

  9. I would love the organizing utility tote!

    • I have a large tote on it’s way! I can’t wait until it comes. You can actually put hanging files in it. I got the cover too. My paperwork is going to be so much more organized this year, to and from school!

      Good luck with the giveaway!

  10. Sherry Johannes

    What an awesome giveaway! I’m sure a lot of work goes into these giveaways! Thank you!

  11. What an awesome giveaway!!! Sure hope I win!! 🙂

  12. I HATE when I hit the post button too soon!! I would love to have a large utility tote!! That would definitely help in getting things back and forth between school and home!!

  13. SUPER AWESOME giveaway.

    I love the polka dot tote, thats my theme this year!
    Hodges Herald

  14. This is so awesome! Teaching blogs have given teachers such a new way to share ideas and get ideas! Thank you for this!

  15. Doreen Bednarski

    I have quite a few 31 items, but I don’t have the retro metro bag or wallet & would love to get them. Thank you for hosting such amazing giveaways!

  16. Jessica Gunderson

    Wow! These prizes are AWESOME!! I really like the Organista CrossBody Bag and the Organizing Utility Tote. Very cool!

  17. What a great giveaway! It’s so awesome that you put this together!

  18. Happy Back to School!

  19. I love the colorful organizing tote bags to use as teacher bags. I think they are so cute!!

  20. I love the Organizing Utility tote! Thanks so much for a fun giveaway!

  21. This is an amazing giveaway from a blog full of great resources! We dont start for a month, but I’ve been working hard for three weeks! THANKS

    • Thank you so much! I appreciate that a lot. Yes, we have a few weeks left as well and I’m going to have to start to actually look at some curriculum soon. I just keep finding other things to do – like go to the beach every day! Having such a great summer and I hope you are too!


  22. This giveaway is amazing! I am a new middle school teacher and I am excited to follow your blog! Thank you!

  23. I like the Free to Be and Suite Success bags.

  24. I am so excited to find a set of blogs and give aways that include middle grades. 🙂

  25. I would like to enter…but how do I do this…I don’t see link?

    • No problem Caryn! There are 5 prize packages that you can enter to win. You need to either log in using Facebook or use your email and it will “unlock” the entry options. If you want to win each of the packages, be sure to enter to win each of them! Let me know if you need more instructions!

  26. Karen Wainright

    I’m really excited about this huge give-away!! Also looking forward to following your blog and getting some great ideas.

  27. I love so many of the Thirty-One Bags! They are incredible! I use the organizing utility tote as my daughter’s baby bag, but would love to have one to use for school as my teaching bag!

  28. I’m so glad that I found your blog! I teach special education high school science, and I love finding out about what other middle and high school teachers are doing. Thank you so much for sharing!

  29. Michelle Jaquillard

    What a fabulous giveaway! I love the organizing utility tote…I already have two and want another.

  30. Oh my goodness- what fun treats!!!jJ

  31. Great giveaway! There’s so much to like in the Thirty-One catalog! I’m really digging the Cindy Tote… and ALL the accessories!